Workshop: Mentoring Missteps and Malpractice

May 27, 2016  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Behaviors that put a mentee’s academic career at risk crosses a threshold referred to as “Mentorship Malpractice”.  Join this workshop, hosted by the office of faculty development, where you will discuss ideal habits of mentees, managing mentorship malpractice, and how mentees can go wrong in their quest for success. 

Facilitated by: Vineet Chopra, MD, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Sanjay Saint, MD, Professor, Internal Medicine, and Valerie Vaughn, MD, Clinical Lecturer, Internal Medicine.


  • Describe the difference between active and passive mentorship malpractice and how to recognize the behavior.
  • Identify the ideal habits of mentees and how to incorporate them in a mentor/mentee relationship.
  • Outline the benefits of a successful mentoring relationship.

When: Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Time: 11:30AM – 1:00PM

Where: BSRB Seminar Rooms (1st floor)

Register online

Lunch will be provided.

Please note that this workshop is or faculty only. Questions? Please contact Sarah Colbert,