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The Connection between Social Media and Wellness

Julie Smith, M.S., our April guest speaker, was outstanding and offered critical information to know as clinicians and parents. Her book ‘Master the Media: How Teaching Media Literacy Can Save Our Plugged in World’ comes highly recommended. OFD will have a copy of her book for checkout to any faculty …

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Book Club for Faculty and Fellows – Chekhov’s Doctors

Our next book choice is Chekhov’s Doctors, A Collection of Chekhov’s Medical Tales by Anton Chekhov Date and location: To be determined. It will be in the first 2 weeks of June. It will be held at a local restaurant for discussion and dinner. Time: 6:30 pm Email janetbraun@wustl.edu to …

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Work-Life Solutions by GuidanceResources (formally EAP)

Few professionals face the physical, psychological and emotional demands that health care providers confront daily. If those demands threaten to overwhelm you, turn to our GuidanceResources program 24/7 for confidential help. Call 844-365-4587 or online guidanceresources.com Use Web ID: WASHU In addition to emotional support, resources are available for help …

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Diversity Groups – April 2018

WashU has a large array of diversity organizations that build connections between WashU community members from many backgrounds and experiences. To find out about all the offerings visit Diversity & Inclusions Get Involved.  It includes groups open to students and/or faculty.

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Staff Passport Program Certificate

Would you like to delve into Diversity & Inclusion deeper? HR has developed a new initiative called Passport to Diversity and Inclusion. The Diversity & Inclusion courses 1 through 4 are requirements for this curriculum. Complete 4 other electives courses and receive your Level 1 certificate. Click here to download …

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Clinician Educator Portfolio (CEP)

Bess Marshall, MD, has prepared a PowerPoint presentation to guide you in your Clinician Educator Portfolio (CEP) development. When you begin to prepare your promotion packet, she is available to meet with you to review your CEP prior to submitting to the department admissions committee or you may email a …

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WU Healthcare resources for you and your family

For a listing of primary care physicians, pediatricians or OB-GYNs associated with Wash U for yourself or family member see Click here for Primary Care Physicians Click here for Pediatricians Click here for Obstetric Physicians WUDirect is designed to provide you and your covered dependents priority access for initial appointments …

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Gym & Fitness Facilities – January 2018

Many facilities offer a membership discount to Washington University employees. Click on the links for more information and instructions for enrollment.  Be sure to have your active Washington University employee identification available during the time of enrollment. Washington University has no contractual agreement with these facilities and does not manage …

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OFD News – October 2017

Shalini Shenoy, M.D., the Teresa J. Vietti MD Scholar and Professor of Pediatrics, has been named Interim Chief for the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.  Dr. Shenoy has an international reputation as an expert in stem cell transplantation for non-malignant disorders.  She has led national trials of transplantation for …

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Promotions & Appointments – September 2017

Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg, MD, PhD is appointed as Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Critical Care.  She is Chief of the Division of Critical Care.  Dr. Wardenburg comes to Washington University from the University of Chicago where she was Chief of the Section of Pediatric Critical Care and Associate …