CTSC Offers Optimizing the Practice of Mentoring Workshop. RSVP by March 25!

Weill Cornell Medicine 

Clinical & Translational Science Center 

 

Optimizing the Practice of Mentoring:

How to be an Effective Research Mentor

 

The objective of this workshop series is to prepare junior and senior faculty to be effective research mentors through presentations by experts in the field of faculty mentoring. 

The 2-day format of morning lectures and afternoon small-group facilitated discussions will engage learners through presentations and interactive activities. Mentors and mentees at all different professional levels are welcome to attend the morning sessions on both days. The afternoon small group sessions are for designed for mentors only and require a 2-day commitment.

The presenters will also introduce attendees to a free online curriculum for mentor training that is designed to improve users’ mentoring knowledge and skills, while encouraging reflection about one’s mentoring behaviors and providing tools to support the mentoring process.

March 29th and 30th, 2016
1300 York Avenue, New York, NY

The Griffis Faculty Club

Anne Marie Weber-Main, PhD 
Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of Faculty Mentoring,
Medical School, University of Minnesota

Esam El-Fakahany, PhD
Professor of Experimental & Clinical Pharmacology
Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies
College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota

Please RSVP (here) by March 25, 2016

http://weill.cornell.edu/ctsc/training_and_education/flyer_optimizing_practice_mentoring_be_effective_mentor.html

Workshop Schedule

Tuesday, March 29

8:30am: Registration and Breakfast

9:00am – 12:00pm: Introduction to Mentoring Best Practices

12:00 – 1:00pm: Lunch

The small group sessions are designed for mentors only and require a 2-day commitment, advanced sign-up is requested

1:00 – 4:00pm: Competency-Based Mentor Training (small group sessions)

Competencies covered may include:

  • Aligning Expectations
  • Effective Communication
  • Addressing Equity and Inclusion

Wednesday, March 30

8:30am: Registration and Breakfast

9:00am – 11:00am: Mentoring Maladies: Recognizing and Overcoming Challenges in Your Mentoring Relationships

11:00am – 12:00pm: Lunch

The small group sessions are designed for mentors only and require a 2-day commitment, advanced sign-up is requested

12:00 – 2:30pm: Continuation of Competency-Based Mentor Training (small group sessions)

Competencies covered may include:

  • Fostering Independence
  • Promoting Professional Development
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