Faculty Talent Recognition and Enhancement

 


 

Nutan Vaidya, M.D.  
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Talent Recognition and Enhancement 
Chicago Medical School at
Rosalind Franklin University

Professor,
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences 

Office: 847-578-8715
Email: nutan.vaidya@rosalindfranklin.edu 
  Lecia M. Apantaku, M.D., FACS
Assistant Dean for Faculty Talent Recognition and Enhancement
Chicago Medical School at
Rosalind Franklin University

Associate Professor,
Surgery

Office: 847-578-8469
Email: lecia.apantaku@rosalindfranklin.edu


Our mission is to recognize and enhance faculty talent to assist CMS students become exemplary and compassionate physicians ready to practice and lead in an interprofessional environment.

Our Goals:

 CMS Talent Enhancement Network

  • Create a CMS faculty that is informed on accreditation, issues and trends 

  • Create a CMS faculty that is proficient in teaching CMS students as directed by CMS competencies and objectives

  • Create a faculty enhancement curriculum that is aligned with student curriculum

  • Develop a faculty talent network that recognizes the vast existing talent and utilize it to enhance other faculty

  • Develop an alumni faculty talent and recognition program that serves and benefits from out talented alumni body

Our Role:

 
  • Identify strategies for motivating and engaging key stakeholders and faculty in charge efforts 
  • Educate and understand the evolution of the role and profile of faculty at this time
  • Help faculty understand and utilize new adult interactive learning techniques to better connect with students
  • Identify and develop new talent in the institution
  • Engage in strategies for increasing scholarly activity among clinical faculty
  • Work with offices of clinical, undergraduate and graduate affairs to remedy regional campus challenges such faculty evaluation, scholarly activity through education
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