Washington University Med School

The Mission of the Office of Faculty Development within the Department of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine is to:

  • Promote the career development of faculty
  • Assist with recruitment and retention of pediatric faculty
  • Increase leadership opportunities for women and minorities

Contact Our Office

Office of Faculty Development
Department of Pediatrics

Campus Box 8116
St. Louis Children's Hospital
One Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office: 314.454.4952
Fax: 314.454.4979

Bess M. Marshall, MD


David Schnadower, MD, MPH

Yumi Turmelle, MD, MSPH

Program Coordinator

Janet Braun

WUPS (Washington University Profile System)

Video: Conference on Evidence-Based Innovations to Support Women in Biomedical Research Careers

Upcoming Faculty Development Programs

Inputting your CEP into WUPS
30-45 minute workshop
Registration not required

Oct 4 @ 8 am, NWT10A
Oct 5 @ noon, NWT10A

Diversity Training
Diversity and inclusion leaders provide a series of four, one-hour training sessions on the fundamentals of diversity education.
No registration required

Diversity 1.0  What diversity means and how to define it
October 16 @ noon, SLCH 3rd Floor Auditorium
October 23 @ 8 am, SLCH 3rd Floor Auditorium

Diversity 2.0 What aspects of diversity affect us (i.e., biases and prejudices)
January 23 @ 8 am, SLCH 3rd Floor Auditorium
January 29 @ noon, SLCH 3rd Floor Auditorium

Diversity 3.0 How biases and prejudices manifest in our day-to-day thoughts and actions
To be scheduled in March

Diversity 4.0 How to recognize and mitigate biases and prejudices when we do encounter them
To be scheduled in June

Faculty Social Gathering

October 13,  4-6 pm at The International Tap Room in the CWE
16 S. Euclid, walking distance from campus.
OFD will provide the appetizers. Come and meet colleagues across the department.
Registration not required