COLLEGE OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
CENTER FOR RESEARCH EDUCATION & TRAINING ENHANCEMENT (CREATE)
Date: July 30, 2019
Title: Mentoring Strategies to Improve Metacognitive Skills
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 noon
Location: NPB ~ 320 room
Description: Effective mentoring has long been recognized as important for success in professional and academic environments. However, mentors are seldom provided the strategies to ensure that the mentoring relationship will be most beneficial to the protégé and to the mentor. This interactive workshop will discuss strategies for effective mentoring of today’s students, with an emphasis on introducing students to the impact of using metacognitive learning strategies to ensure academic excellence. The participants will contrast the behaviors of masterful vs misguided mentors and discuss techniques for producing proactive vs problematic protégés.
Target Audience: Faculty and Graduate Students