This NIH guide offers a wealth of information on the standards of training and mentoring NIH scientists. It provides principles for establishing training programs, clear expectations for scientists-in-training, and criteria to encourage outstanding mentoring. Be sure to visit the Directory of Useful Web Sites to view a robust listing of additional resources.
This resource provides a strategy and materials for hosting a Faculty Mentoring Workshop in your clinical department or division. It offers 7 skill building sessions (30 mins each) with topics ranging from mentor/mentee concepts, generational issues, medical student advising, evaluation/feedback, and mentoring networks. This resource was created by the IUSM Department of Emergency Medicine in collaboration with the OFAPD. It was published in MedEdPORTAL, an online peer-reviewed collection of educational scholarship provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).
The University of Wisconsin-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (UW ICTR) has created a Research Mentoring website with a comprehensive array of offerings. Highlights include competency-based training curricula, assessment tools, and resources to improve every phase of the mentoring relationships.
The University of California-San Francisco’s Mentor Development Program offers course materials covering 9 domains of mentor training ranging from diversity, work-life balance, IRB, and leadership skills. The Accelerate website is supported by the UCSF Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI).