There are 3 ways to develop your skills

Whether you prefer to join our virtual training sessions with scientists from across the country, or a personalized, tailor-made experience exclusively for your team, we have the perfect training program for you. Read on about our 3 ways to develop your skills:

1 - Register for our next virtual training: Fall 2024

Wednesdays - Fridays
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. PST

8 Interactive Virtual Workshops

  • Wednesday, October 2nd: Module 1
  • Friday, October 4th: Module 2
  • Wednesday, October 9th: Module 3
  • Friday, October 11th: Module 4
  • Wednesday, October 16th: Module 5
  • Friday, October 18th: Module 6
  • Wednesday, October 30th: Module 7
  • Friday, November 1st: Module 8

Inclusive Research Mentor / People Manager Training is currently offered in the Spring and Fall, and is free to UCSF trainees and faculty. 

Registration will open September 1, 2024

  • Fall 2024 training is open to both UCSF and non-UCSF participants


We are excited to begin offering this training to non-UCSF participants starting in Fall 2024. Below is the anticipated pricing. Should you have questions, please contact the OCPD Director. [email protected]


Non-Profit/ Academic Rate

Corporate Rate

Virtual Mentor-Manager Training Series (8 modules per non-UCSF participant)



Virtual Mentor-Manager Training
(per module per non-UCSF participant)




2 - Invite us to train your team

We provide tailored training in both online and in-person formats to academic, industry and governmental organizations. Below is our current pricing for 2024 for up to 20 participants. If you'd like to discuss hosting a training at your organization, please contact the OCPD Director, [email protected]


Non-Profit/ Academic Rate

Corporate Rate

Mentor-Manager Training Module
(per module)



(per hour)



3 - Write us into your next grant

If you'd like to discuss including our training as part of a future grant proposal, to either conduct a training exclusively for your team, or to have your participants attend our biannual virtual training as a part of their professional development, please contact the OCPD Director, Naledi Saul at [email protected].


Upcoming Events


How to inclusively hire: Which strategies will you use?

Date: May 30, 2024
Time: 12 - 2 p.m.

OCPD Office Hours (for Graduate Students and Postdocs)

Date: May 30, 2024
Time: 9 - 10 a.m.

OCPD Office Hours (for Graduate Students and Postdocs)

Date: June 4, 2024
Time: 12 -1 p.m.