Professional development is an important component of personal well-being, personal satisfaction at work, and the ever-increasing effectiveness of workplace teams and individuals.

Featured: Department Professional Development Workshops

Whatever your role is in our department…
Whatever your next professional goal might be…
Wherever your focus is, this series is for you.

The Department of Anesthesiology offers professional development workshops for all department members. These workshops occur weekly throughout the month and cover topics like envisioning success, building key relationships, measuring success, and transformational growth.

Professional Development Resources

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AAMC Career Development Offerings

AAMC Career Development Offerings

The AAMC councils, professional development groups, and organizations provide individuals with access to professional growth, leadership development, networking, and collaboration opportunities.

Academy of Educators

Academy of Educators

The Academy of Educators’ workshops cover a range of topics from promotion, remediation, social media, and additional professional development topics to enhance educators at WUSM.

All About APGAR

All About APGAR

The ability to pursue diverse career paths is one of the distinguishing features of WashU Medicine faculty and sets us apart as a top medical school. Your work in all our mission areas is essential for WashU to be a leading, thriving academic medical center. With this in mind, the school’s leadership has placed a priority on updating and modernizing our faculty Appointments & Promotions Guidelines and Requirements (APGAR).

Clinician Track Session: June 18 @8-9:30 a.m.

Investigator & Research Track Session: June 20 @3:30-5 p.m.

Brown School

Brown School

WashU’s Brown School provides a constantly changing array of lectures, workshops, and courses, as well as skill-building certificate programs.

Continuing Medical Education

Continuing Medical Education

WashU’s School of Medicine is dedicated to providing high-quality continuing medical education to physicians and other health professionals in order to improve health care.

ELAM on the Road: Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine at WashU Medicine

ELAM on the Road: Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine at WashU Medicine

This day-long visit by the team from the nationally recognized Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine program features a full day of programs designed to support career growth and professional development for rising and experienced faculty leaders across the School of Medicine through highly interactive, engaging workshops, multiple networking opportunities, and a keynote address introduced by senior leaders. Click the link to learn more and register.

Thursday, October 10, 2024

Faculty Promotions & Career Development

Faculty Promotions & Career Development

The Office of Faculty Promotions & Career Development offers a range of programs that support career development across all disciplines, academic tracks, and career stages.

Learning & Development

Learning & Development

WashU’s HR office offers courses, career development tools and resources, certificate programs, continuing education programming, online learning solutions, and more.

Learning from Teaching

Learning from Teaching

Learning from Teaching is a new means of awarding AMA PRA Category 1 Credit to faculty engaged in teaching, supervising, precepting, or evaluating medical students, residents, and fellows.

Leveraging the Power of Self-Awareness to Lead More Effectively Virtual Workshop

Leveraging the Power of Self-Awareness to Lead More Effectively Virtual Workshop

Self-awareness is a critical part of both personal and professional growth. Join AAMC for this one-of-a-kind workshop, offered three times this spring. Click the link to learn more, including dates of the program, deadlines to register, and associated fees.

February Workshop: Part 1 – February 6; Part 2 – February 8, 2024

April Workshop: Part 1 – April 9; Part 2 – April 11, 2024

June Workshop: Part 1 – June 4; Part 2 – June 6, 2024

Management Courses

Management Courses

WashU HR’s Management Course cover diverse managerial topics, empowering you to confidently navigate real-world challenges.

Medical Education Research Unit Works in Progress Development Group

Medical Education Research Unit Works in Progress Development Group

The Medical Education Research Unit meets monthly with faculty in the School of Medicine who are currently working on education scholarship projects or just beginning a project.

National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity

National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity

NCFDD provides research productivity, academic mentoring, and professional development resources to all faculty, graduate students, postdocs, and trainees.

Online Learning

Online Learning

Online and on-demand learning solutions are designed with flexibility and convenience in mind, and to provide information and skills you need, when you need it most, and at your own pace.

Point of Care

Point of Care

The Point of Care Series is structured, self-directed, on-line learning for clinicians with a WU faculty appointment on subjects relevant to their clinical practice.

Society for Education in Anesthesia Mentorship Program

Society for Education in Anesthesia Mentorship Program

The Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA) is committed to enhancing anesthesia education and supporting educators. Our mentorship program connects members, fosters skill development, helps with transitioning into academic roles, and promotes career advancement.

Specialized Training for Administrators of Research (STAR)

Specialized Training for Administrators of Research (STAR)

The STAR Program provides training to develop the knowledge and skills necessary for a successful career within research administration.

Staff Courses

Staff Courses

WashU HR’s Staff Courses cover a wide array of subjects, equipping you with valuable skills and knowledge to excel in your career.

The Center for Interprofessional Practice & Education

The Center for Interprofessional Practice & Education

The CIPE promotes an educational environment that values and supports collaboration by building a community of interprofessional champions and scholars, and developing and integrating curricula.


Upcoming WUDA Professional Development Events