The Office of Faculty Affairs (OFA) offers a variety of workshops and seminars for faculty. You will find our events calendar below which contains both half and full day workshops as well as longitudinal courses. If you are looking for content in a more concise format, we have linked to Thrivecast, our podcast designed to help faculty thrive.

We also have a few education-focused teams. The Continuing Medical Education (CME) group is your main resource for all medical education needs. The Center for Learning and Innovation in Medical Education (CLIME) team focuses on educator development. On this page you will find links to both CME and CLIME and their programming that may assist you as you grow in your career at UW.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

The University of Washington School of Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical Education strives to provide high quality educational opportunities for physicians and other healthcare providers which enhance their knowledge, skill and professional performance. We are dedicated to improving overall patient care and the general health and well-being of the public.

Register to attend an activity, apply for CME accreditation, or find your certifications from past events.

Visit the CME website here

Center for Learning and Innovation in Medical Education (CLIME)

The mission of CLIME is to create a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community that works together to optimize teaching skills, foster educator career development, and support educational scholarship.

Find workshops and resources to grow your skills as an educator.

Visit the CLIME website here

Events Calendar

Find events and workshops on topics including promotions and career planning; well-being and resilience; equity, diversity, and inclusion; leadership skill development; and more.

You may also find recordings and materials from past workshops at our past events page here.

View our events calendar here


Thrivecast is hosted by Trish Kritek, MD, EdM, University of Washington School of Medicine Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs. This podcast is for faculty and provides tips to help clinicians, educators, and researchers thrive professionally in their careers, covering topics from time management and organization to leadership and self-advocacy.

View the collection of episodes and subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts.

Listen to Thrivecast here