National Mentoring Month!

Be a mentor.

Find a mentor.

January is National Mentorship Month!  Every student and postdoc could benefit from having a mentor in their circle of support, so we're celebrating with opportunities for UCSF trainees to learn the skills to build their own professional community.  Let January be your time to reflect and connect with our help!

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Mentoring Month Events to Attend

Key Mentoring Resources

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Important Mentoring Month Dates to Remember and Celebrate

January 11 - I am a Mentor Day

January 16 - Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service

January 17 - International Mentoring Day

January 26 - Thank you Mentor Day

Celebrate Mentoring Month by downloading the Mentoring Month Zoom background

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Upcoming Events


Mastering the Art of Uncomfortability: How to Network

Date: April 3, 2023
Time: 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Info Session II: Peer Teams, Spring 2023

Date: April 4, 2023
Time: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Communicating Science to Nonscientists with Jean-luc Doumont

Date: April 14, 2023
Time: 10:30 a.m. - -12:30 p.m.

Evidence-Based Teaching Course (STEP-UP) Opens

Date: June 5, 2023
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.