Resources for mentors and mentees in LMP

Resources for both mentors and mentees in LMP student mentoring programs.

We will be expanding this selection of resources regularly.

More information about the mentoring programs:

Guidelines for the LMP peer-to-peer mentoring program


Guidelines for the LMP graduate student - alumni mentoring program


General mentoring advice and tips

Setting goals for your mentoring relationship: a worksheet for mentees (word)

Mentoring goals and milestones: planning your mentoring relationship (word)

This 2019 article written by Dr Avrum Gotlieb in the Pathology magazine (PDF) gives a great overview of what a good mentoring relationship looks like.

Mentoring during the COVID-19 pandemic from Nature gives some advice for mentors.

Approaching a potential mentor

Below is a suggested template you can personalise when approaching a potential alumni mentor on Temerty Medicine Connect for the first time.

Dear X,

My name is X and [share your background, year, program, field of interest, co-curricular involvement, research].

I came across your profile on the LMP alumni student mentorship group on Temerty Medicine Connect.

[share what you hope to gain from the mentoring experience]

If you accept my request, I would be happy to set up a time for us to talk over the phone or through Zoom. 

I look forward to hearing from you.


How to use Temerty Medicine Connect

How to set up your profile and join the mentoring programs.

How to get started on Temerty Medicine Connect for LMP