Career Cornerstones

Come together, learn together

Register for Career Cornerstones 2021

Career Cornerstones is a career development opportunity for Assistant Professors. All Department of Medicine Assistant Professors are encouraged to participate in preparation for completion of a mid-course review. Content is targeted for years 1-4 as an Assistant Professor but open to any faculty who has not yet applied for promotion to Associate Professor.

Program Curriculum:
Session 1: Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 1:00-4:30pm
Session 2: Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 1:00-4:30pm
Session 3: Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 1:00-4:30pm

Attendance at all sessions is encouraged but not required. Certificate provided upon completion of all three sessions. Direct any questions to

Departments: Emergency Medicine, Medicine, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, and Radiology 

DOM Individual Career Development Plan

Updated session handouts available after presentations (2019-2020 session handouts posted below) 

Session/TopicDocuments/HandoutsAdditional Resources
Session 1: Career Mapping & Time Management  

Session Handouts (development plan, e-mail assessment)

Article - Breaking the E-mail Addiction


Why multi-tasking is bad for you

Session 2: Mentor Relationships & CV Review

Session Presentation


Mentoring needs - self assessment 


Mentor Mosaic template

CV Template​ (required format)

Mentee Missteps


Mentorship Malpractice


Peer Mentoring

Session 3: Communication & Networking  
Session 4: Matrix Building & Resilience 

SOM Faculty Appointments and Performance Reviews


SOM Resilience Council