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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 are facilitated by experienced UAB mentors.

WHERE: Online via Zoom

WHEN: Mondays, 11:00 am - 12 pm, Jan. 22-Mar. 11, 2024 

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.

CERTIFICATION: Participants who complete seven of the eight topics in this series will receive a certificate of completion suitable for departmental review and academic promotion. If participants are unable to attend all of the sessions required at one time, please return and complete the session(s) you missed to receive a certificate upon completion.

REGISTRATION: Pre-registration is requested, but day-of participation is welcome.

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Spring 2024 Agenda: 

  DATES  TOPICS
 Session 1 January 22 Maintaining Effective Communication
 Session 2 January 29 Aligning Mentor/Mentee Expectations
 Session 3 February 5 Assessing Mentee Understanding
 Session 4 February 12 Addressing Equity and Inclusion
 Session 5 February 19 Cultivating Ethical Behaviors
 Session 6 February 26 Fostering Independence
 Session 7 March 4 Promoting Professional Development
 Session 8 March 11 Developing Negotiating Skills