Mentoring Workshops

The Clinical and Translational Science Center hosts a multitude of workshops for mentees and mentors to cultivate and optimize strong mentoring relationships. Learn how to become a more effective mentor, and use the tools and strategies to bolster your mentorship.  

Workshops Offered 

Finding and Navigating Mentoring

Weill Cornell CTSC


The Office of Faculty Development



Friday, October 21, 2022


Held virtually via Zoom

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Fellows, residents, students, and faculty are encouraged to participate, those from all training levels are welcome. 

In this two-part workshop attendees will learn how to use an Individual Development Plan (IDP) and strategies to seek and build research mentoring relationships: 

8:30-10:30am: Developing an IDP and Career Development Plan

11:00am-1:00pm: Myths & Realities of Mentoring, Ways to Manage the Mentoring Relationship

Featured Presenters:


Joan M. Lakoski, PhD
Director of Investigator Development

West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Adjunct Professor, WVU School of Pharmacy


Robert J. Milner, PhD
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs,

Professor of Clinical Neurology

Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California


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Optimizing the Practice of Mentoring

The Weill Cornell CTSC with Office of Faculty Development is pleased to host mentoring experts for an engaging program designed to help prepare junior and senior faculty to be more effective research mentors. 

January 13-14, 2022

Held virtually via Zoom

Mentoring Maladies: Recognizing and Overcoming Challenges in Mentoring
Thursday, January 13th from 9:00am-12:00pm
This highly interactive workshop is designed for mentors and mentees at all professional levels
Competency-Based Mentor Training
Thursday, January 13th 1:00pm-4:30pm
Friday, January 14th 9:00am-12:30pm This highly interactive 2-day workshop is designed for mentors who want to learn strategies to strengthen the mentor-mentee relationship. Commitment to attending both days is required

Featured Presenters:

Anne Marie Weber-Main, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Co-Director of Mentoring, U of MN Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Medical School, University of Minnesota

Esam El-Fakahany, PhD
Professor of Experimental & Clinical Pharmacology
Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies
Co-Director of Mentoring, U of MN Clinical and Translational Science Institute

College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota

Advanced Registration Required, register here.


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