The Value of Mentoring: Building a Program to Support Academic Success and Satisfaction
In this presentation, Dr. Mitchell D. Feldman will draw on his experience designing and leading mentor development programs to discuss the value of mentorship in academic medicine and how researchers can build a culture of mentorship.
You are invited to hear oral presentations from ITHS KL2 Scholars and TL1 Trainees on their research immediately following Dr. Feldman’s presentation.
Dr. Mitchell Feldman, MD, MPhil, is Professor of Medicine, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Mentoring and Interim Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine (Mount Zion campus) at the University of California, San Francisco where he is also the Director of the Comprehensive Mentoring Program of the UCSF Clinical and Translational Science Institute. Dr. Feldman’s research interests are focused on mentoring in academic medicine and on behavioral issues in medical patients.