Office of Research Mentoring - Mentor & Mentee Training Day

October 31, 2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm

Registration Open for 2019 Duke Mentor-Mentee (M&M) Day


Who: Research trainees (graduate students, post-docs, research fellows, K awardees) and their mentors.  While mentors and mentees are encouraged to attend together, all trainees and faculty engaged in research are welcome. Faculty will be on hand to support mentees whose mentors are unable to attend.

When and Where: October 31, 8 am-1 pm, Trent Seaman Center Great Hall

Purpose and Format:   Using case-based discussion and small group exercises from the National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN), attendees will build skills in maintaining effective communication, aligning expectations, and promoting professional development.

Attendees receive:

  • Certificate for 3 hours of NRMN training required for faculty by NIH T32 and other training programs
  • Completion and review of mentee professional development plans
  • Completion and review of mentoring compacts
  • Responsible conduct of research session credit