This academic year, the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and the HMS/HSDM Office of Postdoctoral Fellows will offer the NIH-supported National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) curriculum to provide evidence-based training for mentors working with undergraduates and high school students on short-term research projects across the DF/HCC community.
The curriculum will consist of monthly “lunch and learn” sessions that will provide leadership training in the following areas:
Aligning expectations and maintaining effective communication
Addressing equity and inclusion and navigating implicit bias
Strategies for enhancing and assessing understanding
Short-term research project design and implementation
TMEC L-008 Conference Room
Last Tuesdays of the Month 12-2PM
September 26, October 31, November 28, December 19* (*3rd Tue) January 30, February 27, March 27, April 24
Please contact EmilyA_McMains@dfci.harvard.edu by September 19th to register. Participants are strongly encouraged to commit to attending all eight sessions.
For more information about DF/HCC’s student training efforts: http://www.dfhcc.harvard.edu/research/cancer-disparities/students/cure-program/.
For more information about the HMS/HSDM Office of Postdoctoral Fellows: