Recommended Advising/Mentoring and Coaching Practices (PDF). Created by David Kern, MD and Janet Serwint MD with input from members of the Committee on Advising, Mentoring and Coaching, The Academy at Johns Hopkins.
Developing Mentor-Mentee Relationships
Tips for Finding Mentors/Coaches and Developing Effective Relationships (PDF). Created by David Kern, MD and Janet Serwint MD with input from members of the Committee on Advising, Mentoring and Coaching, the Academy at Johns Hopkins. It is not an exhaustive resource, but intended as a practical guide for use by Johns Hopkins faculty and trainees.
Practices for Mentees/Coachees
Recommended Practices for Mentees/Coachees (PDF). Created by David Kern, MD and Janet Serwint MD with input from members of the Committee on Advising, Mentoring and Coaching, the Academy at Johns Hopkins.
Coaching: Definition and Best Practices (PDF). Created by David Kern, MD and Janet Serwint, MD with input from members of the Academy Committee on Advising, Mentoring and Coaching.
Powerful Coaching Questions
Powerful Coaching Questions (PDF). From Hicks, R.F.(2014). Coaching as a leadership style: The art and science of coaching conversations for healthcare. New York, NY: Routledge.
Video Presentations and Guides
Dr. King’s Health Equity Legacy
April 8, 2021
‘Dr. King’s Health Equity Legacy – Addressing Systemic Racism in Academic Healthcare’ presented by Sherita Hill Golden, M.D., M.H.S. The presentation begins at the 32 minute mark.
Mentoring Across Differences
February 11, 2021
Learn from panelists Drs. Sherita Golden, Fabian Johnston, Rachel Levine, Marquita Genies and Angela Orozco.
Mentoring Across Differences Part 2
April 28, 2022
Learn from panelists Drs. Michael Banks, Christopher Golden, and Angela Orozco.
Increasing Mentoring Effectiveness
January 14, 2021
'Increasing the Effectiveness of Your Mentoring Relationships’ presented by Jennifer Haythornthwaite, PhD, Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Member of the Office of Faculty Development.
Professionalism Coaching Training
June 30, 2020
'Creating a Respectful Learning Environment: Professionalism Coach Training Seminar’ presented by Rebecca Smith-Coggins, M.D., Professor of Emergency Medicine and Associate Dean for medical Student Life Advising at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Promotion Tracks Info Session
December 10, 2020
An informational session on the different promotion tracks in the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Public Health with special emphasis on traditional and non-traditional promotion tracks. Including a short presentation and panel discussion with Drs. Cindy Rand, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty in the School of Medicine, Mona Shattell, Associate Dean for Faculty in the School of Nursing, and Keshia Pollack-Porter, Associate Dean for Faculty Development in the Bloomberg School of Public Health.
December 8, 2022
Dr. Maria Oliva-Hemker, School of Medicine Vice Dean for Faculty, shares her thoughts on professionalism issues within the SOM and ideas of how Academy members may serve as professionalism coaches.
Johns Hopkins Resources for Retirement Planning
Retirement Guide for JHU Faculty and Senior Staff
The Benefits Service Center has developed a guide called What Happens When…Retirement that includes information on retirement eligibility, checklists of items to complete, health insurance plans and other benefits for university retirees.
School of Medicine Senior Faculty Retirement Resources
The School of Medicine Office of Faculty has developed a robust website for retirement resources geared specifically towards School of Medicine Faculty.
Work, Life and Engagement
The Office of Work, Life and Engagement dedicates significant efforts to resources for Hopkins retirees. Faculty and staff can find resources for retirement planning as well as benefits available to current retirees at this link: https://hr.jhu.edu/benefits-worklife/retirement/
The Prospective Retiree tab contains a list of important planning resources including information on our day-long Pre-Retirement Programs and the Retire Right workshop and other retirement guides.
The Current Retiree tab contains a list of privileges and programs available to Hopkins retirees.
Anyone who has retirement-related questions should call the Benefits Service Center at 410-516-2000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Our Retirement Specialist can answer your questions about the many Hopkins-related benefits. Our Lifespan Services Consultant can provide information for general retirement-planning and support during your transition into retirement.
Resources Available to JHU Retirees
Osher offers educational and social opportunities for mature adults. There is a full course catalog of non-credit classes in Baltimore and Columbia. Hopkins retirees are eligible for tuition remission. Please contact the Osher office at 410-516-9719 for enrollment information and to find out how to take advantage of tuition remission. Visit their website and see their fact sheet here.
An app for meditation instruction, sleep assistance, videos on mindful movement and stretching, and relaxing music. The subscription is free through August 2020.
Instructions to register:
- Visit our JHU page on the app
- Click Get Premium for Free
- Use an @jhu.edu or @jhmi.edu email to create the account
- Click on the confirmation email that is sent to your inbox
- Download the Calm app from the Apple App store or Google Play, or go to www.calm.com
- Login with the email you used to create the account
- Learn more information on this initiative
An online platform offering 70+ online courses, including popular ones in data science, statistics, patient safety, public health, web development and more, all developed and taught by Johns Hopkins faculty. Courses are non-credit but certificates are issued. The subscription is free through August 2019.
Instructions to register:
- Visit our JHU page on the website
- Click Join for Free
- Click Log in with Johns Hopkins University
- Enter your JHED ID and password
- FAQs on the Coursera for JHU program
Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform for public libraries and educational institutions that offers a large collection of films and documentaries. Using your JHED, you have unlimited access.
Instructions to use:
1. Please visit the Kanopy website.
2. Select “Connect Now.”
- If You Do Medicare Sign-Up Wrong, It Will Cost You
- The Myth of Steady Retirement Spending, and Why Reality May Cost Less
- When it Comes to Retirement, I'm With Cicero
- Reinventing Academic Retirement
- Why Retirement Can be a Physician's Toughest Test Yet
- Issues Faced by Senior Women Physicians: A National Survey
- Everyone Knows Memory Fails As You Age. But Everyone is Wrong.
- How Does Psychosocial Behavior Contribute to Cognitive Health in Old Age?