A primary mission of the OFA is to support continuing faculty development. There are a variety of activities sponsored by the GSN OFA, the university and Walter Reed National Military Medical campus.
The GSN OFA sponsored events:
Nursing Academic Grand Rounds: These offerings will occur biannually and are opportunity for faculty and invited guests to share innovative teaching methods.
GSN Preceptor Training Series: (Coming Soon) These are short multimedia presentations that review essential preceptor topics such as:
- GSN Goals and Objectives
- How to set specific learning goals
- How to create a supportive learning climate
- How to design a lecture or small group teaching method
- How to provide feedback to a student
- How to recognize a learner in distress
New Faculty Training: Will be individually developed to meet the needs of the faculty member.
USU/SOM sponsored events
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Leadership Academy: The WRNMMC provides a leadership academy that focuses on medical center leadership, quality improvement, personnel management and other pertinent topics to military medicine. The Leadership Academy is offered 10 months a year. Please contact Mrs. Robinson for event times and registration.