Mentoring the Mentor: Free, Two-Day Seminar to Improve Your Research Mentoring Skills

The Translational Research Institute will host a free, two-day research mentoring seminar  on March 17, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., and March 18, 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., at the Reynolds Institute on Aging, Room 1160.  

Space is limited to 15 faculty. Register now!

Training will be facilitated by Pamela Asquith, Ph.D., administrative director, Research Education and Career Development, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Robert Tillman, Ph.D., associate director, Faculty and Academic Development, University of Texas. The seminar is based on the published curriculum, Mentor Training for Clinical and Translational Researchers, which has been successfully tested via a multi-site randomized controlled trial led by UW-Madison. The seminar uses a case-based approach to explore an intellectual framework for research mentoring, providing opportunities for reflection on mentoring skills and a forum to solve mentoring dilemmas and share strategies for success.

Core Competencies:

  • Maintaining Effective Communication
  • Aligning Expectation
  • Assessing Understanding
  • Addressing Equity and Inclusion
  • Fostering Independence
  • Promoting Professional Development

Learn more about UW-Madison’s training program

If you have any questions, please contact Mary Aitken, M.D., M.P.H.,

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