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: