Office of Faculty Development
Department of Pediatrics

Mission Statement: The mission of the Office of Faculty Development (OFD) is to foster individual career development and to create an academic environment and programs that
   1) support, enhance, and reward the professional activities of faculty;
   2) promote recruitment, retention, and academic career advancement of all faculty;
   3) enhance leadership development of a diverse faculty; and
   4) improve career satisfaction and promote work-life integration among faculty. 

Contact us

Tina Simpson, M.D., M.PH. | | 205.638.9345
Clare Mallette | | 205.638.6982

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OFD Calendar of Events

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Professional Development

TeachingResearch | Service | Promotion & Tenure | Mentorship | Faculty Onboarding | Leadership Development | Learning Communities | Quality Improvement Programs | UAB Faculty & Staff Learning System | UAB Faculty Development Topics | Mentoring & Leadership Graduate Certificate4th Fridays

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SOM Office of Diversity and Inclusion | Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine | UAB Office for Equity & Diversity | LGBT Resources | AAMC Diversity Learning Series | AAMC Group on Women in Medicine and Science | Commission on Women | AAMC Minority Faculty Career Development | Health Disparities Research Training Program (HDRTP)

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Work/Life & Benefits

SOM Professional Development OfficePersonal Health & Well-Being |Faculty Self Service | Financial Planning | Leave | Dual Career | Employee Assistance Program | Discounts & Perks | Birmingham Happenings | Tuition Assistance | Employee Wellness | UAB Campus Recreation Center | Dependent Care 

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Mentoring | Networking | UAB Career and Professional Development | UAB Organizational Learning and Development | UAB Faculty On-Boarding | UAB Faculty Resources | UAB Faculty Awards | Dean's Awards for Excellence | Pediatric Awards & Recognition | UAB Forms | UAB PoliciesResearch | Our Library 

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External Activities

Community InvolvementCommunity Opportunities


Please Come Visit! 
Suite 5606
5th Floor Dearth Tower
McWane Bldg
1600 7th Avenue South
We will help guide you in whatever your next step may be!

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