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
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.
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.