Deriving competencies for mentors of clinical and translational scholars.

  title={Deriving competencies for mentors of clinical and translational scholars.},
  author={Zainab Abedin and Ewelina Maria Biskup and Karin A Silet and Jane M. Garbutt and Kurt Kroenke and Mitchell D. Feldman and Richard McGee and Michael Fleming and Harold Alan Pincus},
  journal={Clinical and translational science},
  volume={5 3},
Although the importance of research mentorship has been well established, the role of mentors of junior clinical and translational science investigators is not clearly defined. The authors attempt to derive a list of actionable competencies for mentors from a series of complementary methods. We examined focus groups, the literature, competencies derived for clinical and translational scholars, mentor training curricula, mentor evaluation forms and finally conducted an expert panel process in… CONTINUE READING