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Are you prepared to handle common (and not-so-common) mentoring challenges?

Bring your questions and concerns and join us as we explore the nuances of the mentor-mentee relationship. Our case-based discussions help participants discover new strategies to maximize the benefits of this career-enhancing skill. All sessions facilitated by experienced UAB mentors.

WHERE: Pittman Center for Advanced Medical Studies (PCAMS)

WHEN: Mondays, 10:30am - 11:30am

WHO: Open to investigators at any level from across the CCTS Partner Network, from pre-doctoral students to seasoned faculty members who mentor developing research scientists.

REGISTRATION: Click on the dates below to register. Registration requested, but walk-ins are welcome.

CERTIFICATION: Participants who complete all eight topics in the Case Studies in Mentoring series will receive a certificate documenting Excellence in Mentoring suitable for departmental review and academic promotion. The series is repeated approximately every 10 weeks to enable participants to complete the series as time allows.


  February 24 Maintaining Effective Communication
  March 2 Aligning Mentor/Mentee Expectations
  March 9 Assessing Mentee Understanding
  March 23 Addressing Equity and Inclusion
  April 13 Cultivating Ethical Behaviors
  April 27 Establishing an Authorship Policy
  May 11 Fostering Independence
  June 1 Promoting Professional Development

You also have the option to join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Please contact CCTS at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the Zoom information. 

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