Annual Postdoc Info Meeting: Developing Your Mentoring Style, June 22

Title: Developing Your Mentoring Style

Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017

Time: 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Lunch served at 1:00pm)

Location: ARC 123-C

 

Panel Moderator

Dennis R. Durbin, MD, MSCE

Assistant Vice President and Chief Clinical Research Officer

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute

Professor of Pediatrics

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 

Faculty Panel

Nadia L. Dowshen, MD

Director of Adolescent HIV Services, Medical Director of the Adolescent Initiative, and Director of the Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 

Daniel J. Licht, MD

Director, Neurovascular Imaging Lab

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 

Nancy B. Spinner, PhD, FACMG

Chief, Division of Genomic Diagnostics

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Professor of Pathology and Genetics

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 

Matthew D. Weitzman, PhD

Investigator, Division of Cancer Pathobiology

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics, and Microbiology

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

 

Description

What are the key elements of a productive mentoring relationship? How can you learn to be both an effective mentee and mentor? Join us for an informative discussion that will address best practices in research mentoring. This session will focus on how to get the most out of your relationship with your (busy) mentor as well as lay the foundation for becoming an effective mentor yourself.

In this session, our faculty panel will:

  • Share strategies for overcoming common challenges
  • Offer practical advice for establishing successful mentor/mentee relationships
  • Provide guidance for cultivating a unique mentoring style

Be sure to arrive at 1:00 p.m. to get lunch and hear about upcoming OPA programming.

All are welcome.

Sponsored by the Offices of Responsible Research Training and Postdoctoral Affairs.