The USF Health (MCOM) Center for Resources, Engagement, Advancement, Coaching and Health (REACH) provides opportunities for faculty success through the office of faculty development. The multi-faceted approach is designed to promote and foster each faculty’s career development.

REACH: Building Blocks for Success at USF Health

Cathy Lynch, MD

Associate Vice President, Women's Health
Associate Dean, Faculty Development

Resources: Teaching skills workshops, Grant writing workshops, Research workshops, Improving public speaking skills, CV templates, technical writing support and biostatistician support.

Engagement: Building networks and synergies that will facilitate faculty development and success in work and at home

Advancement: Advancement of women and underrepresented minorities through faculty development programs, networking, workshops and external opportunities

Career: Career Coaching for faculty support and mentoring.

Health: Healthy work environment - support in human resources and also links to local activities, faculty running, biking, swimming, golfing groups etc


  • Thursday, August 21, Research Speed Date Networking Synergy with Dr. Phil Marty
    • Friday, October 3, Fall 2014 Seed Grant Applications Deadline
    • Monday, October 20, Fall 2014 Seed Grant Awards Announcement
  • Wednesday, September 17, CME Risk Management
  • October TBD Art in Medicine Evening at the USF Contemporary Art Museum


Office of Faculty Development REACH
Catherine M. Lynch, M.D., Associate Dean, Faculty Development
Associate Vice President, Women's Health
Associate Dean, Faculty Development
Professor, General Obstetrics & Gynecology

USF Health Morsani College of Medicine
12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MDC2
Tampa, FL 33612

Executive Administrative Specialist: Leslie E. Lowe
Administrative Phone: 813-974-1582
Administrative Email: