May 24, 2017

Register for Mentoring Skills Workshop

Hone your research mentoring skills (Class is full. Contact the office of Education for the next class).

  • Date: Thursday June 22nd, 2017
  • Venue: Reynolds Institute on Aging, Room 1190 – UAMS.
  • Time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (lunch is provided)
  • Facilitators: Mary Aitken, MD, MPH; Beatrice Boateng, PhD

Sponsored by the UAMS Translational Research Institute, the mentor training workshop is modelled after the nationally recognized University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for the Improvement of Mentored Experiences in Research (CIMER) curriculum. The facilitators, UAMS’ Mary Aitken, M.D., M.P.H., and Beatrice Boateng, Ph.D., have received CIMER certification to offer mentor training at UAMS.

The workshop is limited to 12 participants. REGISTER HERE. (Use Google Chrome if your Internet Explorer browser will not load the registration form.)

Topics of the workshop include: Aligning expectations, assessing understanding, addressing equity and inclusion, fostering independence, promoting professional development, and maintaining effective communication.