A Guide to Training and Mentoring in the Intramural Research Program at NIH

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.

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Faculty Mentoring Workshop

This resource provides strategy and materials for hosting a Faculty Mentoring Workshop in your clinical department or division. It offers seven skill-building sessions (30 minutes each) with topics ranging from mentor/mentee concepts, generational issues, medical student advising, evaluation/feedback and mentoring networks. This resource was created by the IU School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine in collaboration with FAPDD. It was published in MedEdPORTAL, an online peer-reviewed collection of educational scholarship provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).

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UW-Madison ICTR: Mentoring Resources

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.

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UCSF Accelerate Mentor Development Program

The University of California-San Francisco’s Mentor Development Program offers course materials covering nine 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).

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Matthew Allen

Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development
Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology