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Thursday, January 29, 2015 - Wednesday, February 4, 2015

View Day Thursday, January 29, 2015

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Being an Effective Manager
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - LL-106

This course will equip managers with the knowledge and skills needed for effective interviewing and hiring. Participants will explore the concept of “hiring for fit” and the long-term effects of hiring decisions.

CUMC HR New Hire Orientation
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Lower Level Room 204

It is strongly recommended that new hires attend within the first 30 days of being hired, as close to their first day of work as possible. We also ask that new hires bring, for their reference, the Benefits Enrollment Kit, mailed to your home. Please be advised that seating is limited. To be assured of a seat, you must arrive by the scheduled start time. Refreshments are served.


CCNMTL Lunch Bytes: Innovation Showcase - i>clicker Audience Response Solutions
Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 204

We are excited to offer our Innovation Showcases series. These are opportunities to hear from vendors of new and innovative educational technology products. At this month's presentation a representative from i>clicker will demonstrate their audience response solutions.

View Day Friday, January 30, 2015

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CCNMTL Faculty and Instructor Workshop: Wikispaces: Getting Started
Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Rm 204 CCNMTL Faculty Support Lab

The Wikispaces: Getting Started workshop provides Columbia faculty with an understanding of what a wiki is, how it is useful in the classroom, and how to create one using Columbia Wikispaces (including formatting text, adding media, creating pages and links, and site management). Please note that this workshop is part one in a two part series.

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View Day Tuesday, February 3, 2015

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Culture of Service
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-110

Patient centered care focuses our attention on increased patient loyalty, maintaining current patients, growing practices and increased volume that leads to increased revenue. Participants will gain an understanding of the importance of a service of culture and the impact of individual performance to reinforce it and awareness of our expectations for service.


Book Launch: Sustainability Policy - Hastening the Transition to a Cleaner Economy
Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Kellogg Center, Room 1501

Moderator: Curtis Probst, Managing Director, Rocky Mountain Institute; Speakers: Steven Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; William Eimicke, Director, Picker Center for Executive Education and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Alison Miller, Deputy Executive Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

View Day Wednesday, February 4, 2015

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Managing Patient Centered Care
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-107

This course is designed to reinforce the skills and provide the tools managers need to support the behavior that drive a Culture of Service.


Narrative Medicine Rounds: Nellie Hermann, Author
Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY

Nellie Hermann grew up in Newton, Massachusetts, and currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. Her first novel, The Cure for Grief, published in 2008 by Scribner, received acclaim in Time magazine, Elle, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, and others, and was chosen as a Target "Breakout" book. Her short story "Can We Let the Baby Go?" won first prize in Glimmer Train's 2008 "Family Matters" competition and was published in the winter, 2010 issue. Nellie is the Creative Director of the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University. She has taught creative writing to undergraduates, medical students, graduate students, and clinicians of all sorts and has given numerous national and international conference addresses. Sbe holds an M.F.A from Columbia. Her second novel is forthcoming in 2015 with Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.


The Field of Sustainable Finance: Foundations and Future Growth
The Columbia Club, James Madison Room, 2nd Floor, 15 W. 43rd St., New York NY 10036

Welcome: Steven Cohen, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, The Earth Institute, Columbia University; Introduction; Satyajit Bose, Lecturer in the Discipline of Economics, Columbia University; Moderator: Travis Bradford, Director, Energy and Environment Concentration, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Speakers: Frank Barbarino, Vice President, Goldman Sachs; Michael Davis, Director, Institutional Client Relationships, Calvert Investments; Sonal Mahida, Head of North America, Networks and Global Outreach, the Principles for UN Responsible Investment Initiative; Kevin Parker, CEO, Sustainable Insight Capital Management; Amy Springsteel, Director of Corporate Responsibility, Voya Financial


Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: The New Climate Economy
Columbia University Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209

Speaker: Stefan Knupfer, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company, Inc.

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