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New Faculty Orientation

New Faculty Orientation was held on October, 2015 at the Southern Management Corporation Student Center. See below for the Orientation agenda and presentation videos:

PowerPoint Presentations

James B. Kaper Ph.D.
Chair, Department Of Microbiology & Immunology
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Presentation Videos




8:00 – 8:30 AM

Registration (Continental Breakfast)

8:30 – 8:40 AM

Welcome and Overview
Nancy R. Lowitt, M.D., Associate Dean, Office of Faculty Affairs and
Professional Development, Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Chief Conflict of Interest Officer

8:40 - 9:10 AM

Overview of Education and Research at the School of Medicine
James B. Kaper, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology,
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

9:10 – 9:35 AM

Overview of Clinical Enterprise
William Tucker, MBA, CPA, Associate Dean for Practice Plan Affairs and Chief Corporate Officer,
University of Maryland Faculty Physicians Inc.

Anthony Lehman MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs 

9:35-9:45 AM

External Professional Activities: Consulting and Conflict of Interest
Nancy R. Lowitt MD 

9:45 – 10:00 AM


10:00 – 10:20 AM

Promotion and Tenure
Mary-Claire Roghmann MD, MS, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, Associate Program Director,
Research Career Development Program, Char, Appointment, Promotion and Tenure Review Committee

10:20-10:30 AM

Scott Strome MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Otorhinolaryngology - head and Neck Surgery 

10:30 – 10:50 AM

Advice from Two Chairs: Balancing Teaching, Service and Research Productivity 

James Kaper, Ph.D., Professor and Chair - View Presentation
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Stephen Bartlett, MD, FACS, Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery - View Presentation 

10:50 – 11:15 AM

Panel Discussion
Drs. Bartlett, Kaper, Lehman, Roghmann, and Strome

11:15 – 11:20 AM

Center for Innovative Biomedical Resources (CIBR): Core Resources Enabling Discovery
Nicholas P. Ambulos, Jr., PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Director, Biopolymer Core Facility 

11:20 – 11:35 AM

Introduction of Research Career Development Program and Resources
Wendy Sanders, MA, Instructor, Epidemiology and Public Health, Assistant Dean, Office of Research and Career Development
Stacie Mendoza, BS, Research Information Specialist

11:35 – 12:00 PM

2012 New Faculty Orientation
Dean Reece welcomes new faculty during orientation for new faculty

BREAK and Set-up for Lunch 

12:00 – 1:00 PM

Welcome by the Dean (Lunch)
E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA
Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Maryland
John Z. and Akiko K. Bowers Distinguished Professor and
Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine