Palliative Care Mentorship Selective
This 6-week longitudinal mentoring course seeks to foster a culture of mentoring by supporting mid-level and senior palliative care investigators in further developing their mentoring skills to successfully draw new investigators into palliative care research. Each week, the course will cover mentoring topics including maintaining effective communication, aligning expectations, assessing understanding, addressing equity and inclusion, fostering independence, and promoting professional development. All of these topics will be addressed through the lens of the context of diversity, equity and inclusion and how they can impact mentoring relationships. Instruction will occur over videoconference for one hour per week.
When: 6 Tuesday sessions beginning March 9th, 4 – 5pm Eastern Time.
March 9, March 16, March 23, March 30, April 6, April 13.
Classroom Format: Zoom videoconference and weekly reading assignments
Requirements: To benefit fully from this program, participants should commit to attending all six sessions and to reading instructional materials before each session. Participants who attend all six sessions will receive a Certificate of Completion from the PCRC.
TO APPLY: Please click here to complete the online application form.
Deadline: Friday, February 11, 8:00pm Eastern.
Selection Criteria: Applicants must be PCRC members and demonstrate a commitment to mentorship. Mentor applicants whose active mentees are PCRC members will be given priority.
We hope that you will consider this wonderful opportunity,
Jean, Christine, and Kathryn
Jean Kutner, MD, MSPH, Co-Chair
Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH, Co-Chair
Kathryn Pollak, PhD, Co-Chair
Executive Committee | The Palliative Care Research Cooperative Group (PCRC)