Faculty Development & Diversity

The Council for Faculty Development and Diversity oversees Department of Pediatrics programs to support the mentoring, career development, and advancement of our faculty. Our goals and responsibilities include:

  • Enhancing the academic success of individual faculty members
  • Improving faculty engagement, satisfaction, and collaboration
  • Developing greater faculty effectiveness in the areas of mentoring, research, and education
  • Developing a cadre of future leaders
  • Attaining a diverse environment through recruitment, hiring, and retention of faculty, staff, and trainees from underrepresented groups

Faculty Celebration: Welcome & Recognition

Thank you to everyone who attended the department's first Faculty Celebration: Welcome and Recognition Event on November 17th! 

We welcome your feedback on this new event. 


Faculty development meeting
Toni Moran
Antoinette Moran, MD

Vice Chair for Faculty Development

Michael Pitt
Mike Pitt, MD

Associate Chair for Faculty Development
Associate Professor

Cathy Bendel
Catherine Bendel, MD

Vice Chair for Equity and Diversity
Associate Professor