mentors

Summary

Summary: Senior professionals who provide guidance, direction and support to those persons desirous of improvement in academic positions, administrative positions or other career development situations.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Project Masihambisane: a cluster randomised controlled trial with peer mentors to improve outcomes for pregnant mothers living with HIV
    Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus
    Global Center for Children and Families, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Trials 12:2. 2011
  2. pmc How important are role models in making good doctors?
    Elisabeth Paice
    London Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education, University of London, London WC1N 1DZ
    BMJ 325:707-10. 2002
  3. pmc Physical activity program delivery by professionals versus volunteers: the TEAM randomized trial
    Cynthia M Castro
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
    Health Psychol 30:285-94. 2011
  4. ncbi A comprehensive medical student wellness program--design and implementation at Vanderbilt School of Medicine
    Brian C Drolet
    Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Acad Med 85:103-10. 2010
  5. pmc A cross-sectional descriptive study of mentoring relationships formed by medical students
    Eva M Aagaard
    Received from the Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:298-302. 2003
  6. pmc Mentoring programs for medical students--a review of the PubMed literature 2000-2008
    Esther Frei
    Research Center for Career Development, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Med Educ 10:32. 2010
  7. ncbi The attributes of the clinical trainer as a role model: a systematic review
    H G A Ria Jochemsen-van der Leeuw
    Department of General Practice Family Medicine, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acad Med 88:26-34. 2013
  8. ncbi Role models and mentors in surgery
    Nuala A Healy
    Discipline of Surgery, School of Medicine, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Am J Surg 204:256-61. 2012
  9. pmc Deriving competencies for mentors of clinical and translational scholars
    Zainab Abedin
    Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 5:273-80. 2012
  10. ncbi Informal mentoring between faculty and medical students
    Gail L Rose
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Acad Med 80:344-8. 2005

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  1. pmc Project Masihambisane: a cluster randomised controlled trial with peer mentors to improve outcomes for pregnant mothers living with HIV
    Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus
    Global Center for Children and Families, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Trials 12:2. 2011
    ..Standard Prevention of Maternal to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programs are not designed to address these challenges...
  2. pmc How important are role models in making good doctors?
    Elisabeth Paice
    London Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education, University of London, London WC1N 1DZ
    BMJ 325:707-10. 2002
  3. pmc Physical activity program delivery by professionals versus volunteers: the TEAM randomized trial
    Cynthia M Castro
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
    Health Psychol 30:285-94. 2011
    ..Programs are often limited by reliance on professional staff. This study tested telephone-based physical activity advice delivered by professional staff versus trained volunteer peer mentors.
  4. ncbi A comprehensive medical student wellness program--design and implementation at Vanderbilt School of Medicine
    Brian C Drolet
    Vanderbilt School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Acad Med 85:103-10. 2010
    ..The VMS Wellness Program is the first published model of a comprehensive medical student wellness initiative. The development and design of the program described in this article may serve as a framework for other institutions...
  5. pmc A cross-sectional descriptive study of mentoring relationships formed by medical students
    Eva M Aagaard
    Received from the Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:298-302. 2003
    To describe medical students' mentoring relationships and determine characteristics associated with having mentors, 232/302 (77%) of third- and fourth-year medical students at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) were ..
  6. pmc Mentoring programs for medical students--a review of the PubMed literature 2000-2008
    Esther Frei
    Research Center for Career Development, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Med Educ 10:32. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi The attributes of the clinical trainer as a role model: a systematic review
    H G A Ria Jochemsen-van der Leeuw
    Department of General Practice Family Medicine, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acad Med 88:26-34. 2013
    ..The authors systematically reviewed the medical and medical education literature to identify the attributes characterizing clinical trainers as positive and negative role models for trainees...
  8. ncbi Role models and mentors in surgery
    Nuala A Healy
    Discipline of Surgery, School of Medicine, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Am J Surg 204:256-61. 2012
    A number of studies have highlighted the importance of positive role models and mentors in influencing medical students' ultimate career decisions...
  9. pmc Deriving competencies for mentors of clinical and translational scholars
    Zainab Abedin
    Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 5:273-80. 2012
    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...
  10. ncbi Informal mentoring between faculty and medical students
    Gail L Rose
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Acad Med 80:344-8. 2005
    ..b>Mentors are role models who also act as guides for students' personal and professional development over time...
  11. pmc Mentoring for NHS doctors: perceived benefits across the personal-professional interface
    A Steven
    School of Medical Education Development, Newcastle University, London
    J R Soc Med 101:552-7. 2008
    ..To investigate NHS doctors' perceived benefits of being involved in mentoring schemes and to explore the overlaps and relationships between areas of benefit...
  12. pmc Using quality improvement to accelerate highly active antiretroviral treatment coverage in South Africa
    Patty D Webster
    Institute for Healthcare Improvement, 20 University Road, 7th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:315-24. 2012
    ..The authors report on a health systems strengthening intervention using quality improvement (QI) methods at the subdistrict level to accelerate highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) initiation in South Africa...
  13. pmc Peer-mentoring for first-time mothers from areas of socio-economic disadvantage: a qualitative study within a randomised controlled trial
    Christine A Murphy
    Royal Group of Hospitals, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2Division of Public Health Medicine and Primary Care, Queen s University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:46. 2008
    ..This paper describes the experiences of lay-workers, women and health professionals involved in the trial...
  14. ncbi Mentoring surgeons for the 21st century
    S Eva Singletary
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Box 444, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:848-60. 2005
    ..Effective mentoring is especially critical in the training of surgeons. The practice of surgery in the 21st century is changing rapidly at every level, requiring a more complex approach to mentoring young surgeons...
  15. ncbi Identification of facilitators and barriers to the role of a mentor in the clinical setting
    Roberta Heale
    Laurentian University School of Nursing, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    J Interprof Care 23:369-79. 2009
    Clinical mentors are integral to the education of health care professionals. In Northeastern Ontario, Canada, clinical mentors can take a variety of forms...
  16. ncbi A mentor-protégé program for new faculty, Part II: Stories of mentors
    Carol B Wilson
    University West Georgia, School of Nursing, Carrollton, GA, USA
    J Nurs Educ 49:665-71. 2010
    ..A qualitative research study conducted to illuminate the meaning of experiences of mentors led to the emergence of four patterns: The Significance of the Mentor-Protégé Relationship, Communication as ..
  17. ncbi What goes around comes around: improving faculty retention through more effective mentoring
    Janne Dunham-Taylor
    College of Nursing, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614 1701, USA
    J Prof Nurs 24:337-46. 2008
    ..new nursing faculty, reaping the benefits of recruitment, retention, and long-term maturation of future nurse mentors. Mentoring is a developmental process designed to support and navigate the novice nurse educator through the ..
  18. ncbi Scholarship and mentoring: an essential partnership?
    Beverley Turnbull
    School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Education, Health and Science, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 16:573-8. 2010
    ..The picture that emerged from the study illustrates a discipline in transition in which a culture of mentoring is not well established, one that requires change not only within the discipline, but within tertiary institutions...
  19. ncbi Staff nurses' experiences as preceptors and mentors: an integrative review
    Gayle L Omansky
    Neonatal Intensive Care staff nurse at Newton Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA, USA
    J Nurs Manag 18:697-703. 2010
    ..The aim of this integrative review is to describe staff nurses' experience when functioning as a preceptor or mentor for student nurses...
  20. pmc Mothers' AdvocateS In the Community (MOSAIC)--non-professional mentor support to reduce intimate partner violence and depression in mothers: a cluster randomised trial in primary care
    Angela J Taft
    Associate Professor, Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:178. 2011
    ....
  21. ncbi In choosing a research health career, mentoring is essential
    Herbert Y Reynolds
    Division of Lung Diseases, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Two Rockledge Center, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7952, USA
    Lung 186:1-6. 2008
    ..review ways, young students initially may become interested in science and perhaps medicine through the help of mentors, and exposure to early research opportunities that allow them to experience the excitement of science...
  22. ncbi The POD: a new model for mentoring underrepresented minority faculty
    Charlotte Lewellen-Williams
    Center for Diversity Affairs, UAMS College of Medicine, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Acad Med 81:275-9. 2006
    ..The multilevel approach provides a unique network of peer and faculty mentors who provide site-specific career guidance...
  23. pmc MOSAIC (MOthers' Advocates In the Community): protocol and sample description of a cluster randomised trial of mentor mother support to reduce intimate partner violence among pregnant or recent mothers
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:159. 2009
    ..This paper describes the development, design and implementation of a trial of mentor mother support set in primary care, including baseline characteristics of participating women...
  24. pmc Mentoring for women and underrepresented minority faculty and students: experience at two institutions of higher education
    Omofolasade Kosoko-Lasaki
    Creighton University Health Sciences Multicultural and Community Affairs and Medical School, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1449-59. 2006
    ..The mentoring models for women and underrepresented minority faculty and students at Creighton University Health Sciences Schools and Wake Forest University School of Medicine will serve as a guide for other Health Sciences Schools...
  25. pmc A systematic review of qualitative research on the meaning and characteristics of mentoring in academic medicine
    Dario Sambunjak
    Croatian Medical Journal, Zagreb, Croatia
    J Gen Intern Med 25:72-8. 2010
    ..This knowledge would be useful for those developing mentorship programs...
  26. ncbi Repaving the road to academic success: the IMeRGE approach to peer mentoring
    Jada Bussey-Jones
    Division of General Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Acad Med 81:674-9. 2006
    ..institutions is often limited by, among other things, the availability of senior faculty who can serve as mentors. The authors describe the formation and organization of the Internal Medicine Research Group at Emory (IMeRGE), ..
  27. ncbi Effectiveness of mentoring programs for youth: a meta-analytic review
    David L Dubois
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri at Columbia, 65211, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 30:157-97. 2002
    ..theory-based and empirically based "best practices" are utilized and when strong relationships are formed between mentors and youth...
  28. ncbi Formal mentoring programmes for medical students and doctors--a review of the Medline literature
    Barbara Buddeberg-Fischer
    Department of Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Teach 28:248-57. 2006
    ..and to build up a professional network for the mentees; no statements are to be found on the advantages for the mentors. Programme evaluation is for the most part presented descriptively in terms of great interest and high level of ..
  29. ncbi A randomised controlled trial of senior Lay Health Mentoring in older people with ischaemic heart disease: The Braveheart Project
    Andrew J Coull
    Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Department of Clinical Neurology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Age Ageing 33:348-54. 2004
    to examine the effects and feasibility of educating and empowering older people with ischaemic heart disease using trained senior lay health mentors.
  30. ncbi Trends in research on the tutor in problem-based learning: conclusions and implications for educational practice and research
    Diana H J M Dolmans
    Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Med Teach 24:173-80. 2002
    ..Furthermore, more qualitative studies should be conducted to gain better insights in teachers' conceptions about the tutor role and student learning to better understand their behaviours...
  31. ncbi Complex interactions between tutor performance, tutorial group productivity and the effectiveness of PBL units as perceived by students
    Diana H J M Dolmans
    Department of Educational Development and Research, University of Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200, Maastricht, MD, The Netherlands
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 10:253-61. 2005
    ..levels of group productivity? (2) Does the group productivity score differ across different levels of tutor performance? and (3) Is the learning effectiveness score of a PBL unit related to tutor performance and group productivity?..
  32. ncbi The impact of mentoring and advising at-risk underrepresented minority students on medical school performance
    A Tekian
    Department of Medical Education, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine, 60612, USA
    Acad Med 76:1264. 2001
    ..This pilot study examined the impact of mentoring and advising at-risk underrepresented minority students received prior to matriculation on their performance in medical school...
  33. ncbi Healthy aging rounds: using healthy-aging mentors to teach medical students about physical activity and social support assessment, interviewing, and prescription
    M Jane Mohler
    Arizona Center on Aging, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2407-11. 2010
    ..Students engaged in one-on-one conversations with healthy older adult mentors and practiced assessment, interviewing and prescription counseling for physical activity and social support...
  34. ncbi Medical students' perceptions of mentoring: a focus-group analysis
    Karen E Hauer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0131, USA
    Med Teach 27:732-4. 2005
    ..The authors conducted four focus groups with fourth-year medical students to explore what students sought from mentors, perceived barriers to mentoring and suggestions for improvement. Data were analyzed using grounded theory...
  35. pmc Faculty mentorship and first year students at the Yale School of Medicine: reflections and perspective
    Lynn D Wilson
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 77:155-7. 2004
  36. pmc Mentoring faculty in academic medicine. A new paradigm?
    Linda Pololi
    Women s Studies Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:866-70. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi 'It's showed me the skills that he has': pharmacists' and mentors' views on pharmacist supplementary prescribing
    Fran Lloyd
    Northern Ireland Centre for Pharmacy Learning and Development School of Pharmacy, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:29-36. 2010
    ..the context and experiences, in relation to the practice of supplementary prescribing, of pharmacists and physicians (who acted as their training mentors) at least 12 months after pharmacists had qualified as supplementary prescribers.
  38. ncbi Defining the ideal qualities of mentorship: a qualitative analysis of the characteristics of outstanding mentors
    Christine S Cho
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 124:453-8. 2011
    The study's objective was to identify the important qualities of outstanding mentors as described by their mentees' letters of nomination for a prestigious lifetime achievement award in mentorship.
  39. ncbi Assessing the role of influential mentors in the research development of primary care fellows
    John F Steiner
    Mailstop F 443, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, PO Box 6508, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Acad Med 79:865-72. 2004
    ..To assess the association between mentorship and both subsequent research productivity and career development among primary care research fellows...
  40. ncbi Piloting the use of teen mentors to promote a healthy diet and physical activity among children in Appalachia
    Laureen H Smith
    The Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 16:16-26. 2011
    ..This study tested a mentoring model that paired trained teens with younger children in an after-school setting to deliver a curriculum aimed at promoting healthier patterns of dietary intake and physical activity...
  41. pmc Mentorship in academic general internal medicine. Results of a survey of mentors
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1014-8. 2005
    Effective mentorship is crucial to career development. Strategies to improve the availability of mentors include mentoring multiple mentees at once, compensating mentors, comentoring, and long-distance mentoring.
  42. pmc Experiences of mentors training underrepresented undergraduates in the research laboratory
    Amy J Prunuske
    University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth, MN 55812, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 12:403-9. 2013
    ..being critical in facilitating the development of an individual's science identity and career; however, most mentors in the biological sciences have had little formal training in working with research mentees...
  43. pmc Natural mentors, racial identity, and educational attainment among african american adolescents: exploring pathways to success
    Noelle M Hurd
    Center for the Study of Black Youth in Context, University of Michigan, 610 E University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Child Dev 83:1196-212. 2012
    The present study explored how relationships with natural mentors may contribute to African American adolescents' long-term educational attainment by influencing adolescents' racial identity and academic beliefs...
  44. ncbi Mentorship behaviors and mentorship quality associated with formal mentoring programs: closing the gap between research and practice
    Tammy D Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Appl Psychol 91:567-78. 2006
    ..Implications for the design of formal mentoring programs and future theory development are discussed...
  45. ncbi Individual differences in preferences for matched-ethnic mentors among high-achieving ethnically diverse adolescents in STEM
    Moin Syed
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 83:896-910. 2012
    This short-term longitudinal study examined (a) adolescents' contact with mentors who share their background in relation to the importance they place on having such mentors, and (b) the associations of these perceptions with self-..
  46. pmc Training mentors of clinical and translational research scholars: a randomized controlled trial
    Christine Pfund
    Dr Pfund is researcher, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research and Wisconsin Center for Education Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin Ms House is research project director, Research Education and Career Development, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin Dr Asquith is administrative director, Research Education and Career Development, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin Dr Fleming is interim chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine, and Professor, Family and Community Medicine and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Dr Buhr is associate scientist, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin Dr Burnham is associate professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado Dr Gilmore is associate administrator, Education, Preventive and Community Dentistry, Institute for Clinical and Translational Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa Dr Huskins is professor, Department of Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota Dr McGee is professor of medical education and faculty development and associate dean for faculty recruitment and professional development, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, West Bengal
    Acad Med 89:774-82. 2014
    ..To determine whether a structured mentoring curriculum improves research mentoring skills...
  47. ncbi Impact of student reflective e-portfolio on medical student advisors
    Philip G Bashook
    Department of Medical Education, University of Illinois Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Teach Learn Med 20:26-30. 2008
    ..Little is published about the role of faculty advisors and use of students' e-portfolios...
  48. ncbi Promoting self-directed learning through portfolios in undergraduate medical education: the mentors' perspective
    Sandrijn Van Schaik
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0106, USA
    Med Teach 35:139-44. 2013
    ..While mentorship is deemed to be essential for successful portfolio use, it is not known what constitutes effective mentorship in this process. In-depth understanding of the SDL construct seems a prerequisite...
  49. pmc The development, implementation, and assessment of an innovative faculty mentoring leadership program
    Lawrence C Tsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Med 87:1757-61. 2012
    ..Few programs exist to both improve the effectiveness of established mentors and cultivate a multispecialty mentoring community...
  50. pmc The Mentoring Competency Assessment: validation of a new instrument to evaluate skills of research mentors
    Michael Fleming
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Med 88:1002-8. 2013
    ..properties of the Mentoring Competency Assessment (MCA), a 26-item skills inventory that enables research mentors and mentees to evaluate six competencies of mentors: maintaining effective communication, aligning expectations, ..
  51. ncbi The advisory dean program: a personalized approach to academic and career advising for medical students
    William Macaulay
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Acad Med 82:718-22. 2007
    ..Expecting to further improve on this early positive response, the AD Program will continue to foster an environment conducive to a seamless transition from student to physician...
  52. pmc Mentoring senior house officers. Is there a role for middle grade doctors?
    C D Okereke
    Accident and Emergency Department, Dewsbury and District Hospital, Dewsbury, UK
    Emerg Med J 18:259-62. 2001
    To determine whether the mentoring scheme currently used has an impact on the training of senior house officers and also determine if they are willing to accept middle grade mentors.
  53. pmc Mentor networks in academic medicine: moving beyond a dyadic conception of mentoring for junior faculty researchers
    Rochelle DeCastro
    Center for Bioethics and Social Science in Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Acad Med 88:488-96. 2013
    ..The authors sought to gain a nuanced understanding of mentoring from the perspective of a diverse national sample of faculty clinician-researchers who were all members of formal mentoring relationships...
  54. pmc Evaluating and giving feedback to mentors: new evidence-based approaches
    Lauren Anderson
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 5:71-7. 2012
    ..One of the most important is the ongoing assessment of and feedback to mentors. Scholars need strong active mentors who have the expertise, disposition, motivation, skills, and the ability to ..
  55. ncbi Nature's guide for mentors
    Adrian Lee
    Nature 447:791-7. 2007
  56. ncbi Improving asthma outcomes in minority children: a randomized, controlled trial of parent mentors
    Glenn Flores
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1522-32. 2009
    Because asthma disproportionately affects minorities, we evaluated the effects of parent mentors (PMs) on asthma outcomes in minority children.
  57. ncbi Reducing student anxiety by using clinical peer mentoring with beginning nursing students
    Ann D Sprengel
    Department of Nursing, Southeast Missouri State University, One University Plaza, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Nurse Educ 29:246-50. 2004
    ..Both the mentored freshmen and the sophomore medical-surgical students who served as mentors reported benefits such as less anxiety, a less stressful clinical learning environment, and an increase in ..
  58. ncbi Correlates among cognitive beliefs, EBP implementation, organizational culture, cohesion and job satisfaction in evidence-based practice mentors from a community hospital system
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    Arizona State University, College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
    Nurs Outlook 58:301-8. 2010
    ....
  59. ncbi Building organizational capacity for effective mentorship of pre-registration nursing students during placement learning: Finnish and British mentors' conceptions
    Merja Jokelainen
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Nurs Pract 17:509-17. 2011
    ..This study presents the findings of Finnish and British mentors' conceptions of how to build organizational capacity for the provision of effective mentorship for pre-..
  60. ncbi Surgical career choices: the vital impact of mentoring
    Jaime H McCord
    Department of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Surg Res 155:136-41. 2009
    ..We attempted to characterize the impact mentoring had on choices made by graduates from our residency program regarding surgical subspecialty training...
  61. ncbi The value of mentorship in orthopaedic surgery resident education: the residents' perspective
    John H Flint
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1017-22. 2009
    ..Several authors have discussed the issue of mentorship and its challenges, yet no one has studied the prevalence of mentoring among orthopaedic residency programs and its perceived value from the orthopaedic residents' perspective...
  62. pmc More mentoring needed? A cross-sectional study of mentoring programs for medical students in Germany
    Felix G Meinel
    Klinikum der Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Munchen, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 11:68. 2011
    ..We conducted this study to survey all medical schools in Germany regarding the prevalence of mentoring programs for medical students as well as the characteristics, goals and effectiveness of these programs...
  63. ncbi The effect of squad leader mentors through short message services for mobile phones in promoting safe sex among first (central) army area conscripts of Thailand
    Hatairat Kaoaiem
    College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:249-56. 2012
    ..Given the nature of the military environment, an innovative program is needed to promote safe sex to reduce the rate of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV...
  64. ncbi Student tutors are able to teach basic sonographic anatomy effectively - a prospective randomized controlled trial
    N Celebi
    University of Tuebingen, Department Internal Medicine IV
    Ultraschall Med 33:141-5. 2012
    ..We investigated whether student tutors teach sonographic anatomy as effectively as faculty staff sonographers...
  65. ncbi An academic genealogy on the history of American field primatologists
    Elizabeth A Kelley
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:406-25. 2007
    ....
  66. pmc Mentoring K scholars: strategies to support research mentors
    Ellen L Burnham
    Colorado CTSI KL2 Program, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 4:199-203. 2011
    The goal of this paper is to present strategies utilized to support K scholar research mentors. K scholars are generally assistant professors who are close to developing independent research programs...
  67. ncbi General surgical trainee experiences of mentoring: a UK regional audit
    Usman Jaffer
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Surg Educ 67:19-24. 2010
    ..Mentoring is advocated as an essential adjunct in work-based learning providing support in career and noncareer related issues. This study aims to investigate trainee experiences and satisfaction with mentoring arrangements...
  68. pmc Negotiation in academic medicine: narratives of faculty researchers and their mentors
    Dana Sambuco
    Center for Bioethics and Social Science in Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5010, USA
    Acad Med 88:505-11. 2013
    ..The authors sought to understand medical faculty researchers' experiences with and perceptions of negotiation...
  69. ncbi Establishing faculty needs and priorities for peer-mentoring groups using a nominal group technique
    CATHLEEN S COLON-EMERIC
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Med Teach 34:631-4. 2012
    ..Items particular to specific academic tracks included integration of non-clinical faculty, and gaining recognition in non-research tracks...
  70. ncbi Teaching professional development in undergraduate medical education
    Hamish Wilson
    Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Med Educ 37:482-3. 2003
  71. pmc Mentorship needs at academic institutions in resource-limited settings: a survey at Makerere University College of Health Sciences
    Damalie Nakanjako
    Department of Medicine, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, P, O, Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Med Educ 11:53. 2011
    ..However, mentoring efforts are challenged by the high clinical, research and administrative demands. We evaluated the status and nature of mentoring practices at Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MAKCHS)...
  72. pmc Batting 300 is good: perspectives of faculty researchers and their mentors on rejection, resilience, and persistence in academic medical careers
    Rochelle DeCastro
    Center for Bioethics and Social Science in Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5010, USA
    Acad Med 88:497-504. 2013
    ..The authors sought to understand how rejection affects those pursuing such careers and why some individuals may be more resilient than others in a population of individuals with demonstrated ability and interest in research careers...
  73. ncbi The effect of a peer-mentoring strategy on student nurse stress reduction in clinical practice
    H C Li
    Department of Nursing, I Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Int Nurs Rev 58:203-10. 2011
    ..That nursing students suffer high levels of stress during clinical practice is a common topic in nursing education, but there are some effective strategies for dealing with it...
  74. ncbi Mentor-initiated approach in laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
    Thomas Skrekas
    Department of Urology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Endourol 20:831-5. 2006
    ..We evaluated the efficacy and safety of a mentor-initiated program for laparoscopic radical prostatectomy by analyzing its effect on the learning curve...
  75. ncbi Academic advancement of women in medicine: do socialized gender differences have a role in mentoring?
    Anita P Mayer
    Division of Community Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 13400 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85259, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:204-7. 2008
  76. ncbi Analysis of a structured training programme in laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Salleh Ibrahim
    Department of General Surgery, Changi General Hospital, Singapore
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:943-8. 2008
    ..These laparoscopic skills must be passed on to junior surgeons without compromising patient safety...
  77. ncbi Evaluation of complications in endoscopic extraperitoneal radical prostatectomy in a modular training programme: a multicentre experience
    Roman Ganzer
    Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Krankenhaus St Josef, Landshuter Strasse 65, 93053, Regensburg, Germany
    World J Urol 26:587-93. 2008
    ..We report on complications in early patient series from two centres where EERPE was established by MST held at the same teaching centre...
  78. pmc Advancing a program of research within a nursing faculty role
    Marie T Nolan
    Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Prof Nurs 24:364-70. 2008
    ..Noting the scarcity of research that evaluates the effect of these strategies, we are actively engaged in collecting data on their relationship to the scholarly productivity of students and faculty members within our own institution...
  79. ncbi Development of a mentorship strategy: a knowledge translation case study
    Sharon E Straus
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:117-22. 2008
    ..Mentorship influences career success but is threatened in academia by increased clinical, research, and administrative demands...
  80. pmc Faculty mentors' and students' perceptions of students' research self-efficacy
    Elise L Lev
    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, College of Nursing, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Nurse Educ Today 30:169-74. 2010
    ..and graduate student's perceptions of their abilities to pursue research (research self-efficacy) with their mentors' perceptions...
  81. ncbi Attracting surgical clerks to surgical careers: role models, mentoring, and engagement in the operating room
    Loren Berman
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:793-800, 800.e1-2. 2008
    ..This study was designed to identify those aspects of the clerkship that are associated with medical students expressing an interest in surgery at the end of the clerkship...
  82. ncbi Mentoring as a teaching-learning strategy in nursing
    Marguerite Riley
    Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville School of Nursing, Edwardsville, IL, USA
    Medsurg Nurs 18:228-33; quiz 234. 2009
    ..This study used a practicum experience through which nurse educator students mentored nursing students to enhance the teaching and learning of both groups. Study methods, evaluation, and results are discussed...
  83. ncbi "If you haven't got a PhD, you're not going to get a job": the PhD as a hurdle to continuing academic employment in nursing
    Debra Jackson
    Family and Community Health Research Group FaCH, School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 31:340-4. 2011
    ....
  84. ncbi The support that mentors receive in the clinical setting
    S Watson
    School of Health Studies, University of Bradford, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 20:585-92. 2000
    This paper looks at the support systems that mentors in a trust both need and have...
  85. ncbi Building research competence in nursing through mentoring
    Mary W Byrne
    Columbia University School of Nursing, 617 West 168 Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 34:391-6. 2002
    ..To explore how mentoring can be used to build research competence in nursing in various professional and geographic settings...
  86. ncbi Nursing alumni as student mentors: nurturing professional growth
    Wendy Sword
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Nurse Educ Today 22:427-32. 2002
    ..Both student mentees and alumni mentors have reported positive outcomes...
  87. ncbi Navigating the course of scholarly productivity: the protégé's role in mentoring
    Celia E Wills
    Michigan State University, College of Nursing, East Lansing 48825, USA
    Nurs Outlook 50:61-6. 2002
    ..Although much has been published on how to write for publication, as well as the roles of mentors themselves, surprisingly little has been written about how protégés (those who are the recipients of mentoring) ..
  88. ncbi Mentoring students and junior faculty in faculty research: a win-win scenario
    D Morrison-Beedy
    University of Rochester School of Nursing, Boxson, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Prof Nurs 17:291-6. 2001
    ..Suggestions for implementing processes that facilitate successful mentoring within a research setting also are offered...
  89. ncbi A nursing department faculty-mentored research project
    Carolyn T Martin
    Department of Nursing, California State University, Stanislaus, Turlock, California 95382, USA
    Nurse Educ 36:35-9. 2011
    ..This model encourages and supports both senior and junior faculty in conducting and publishing research...
  90. ncbi Effects of creative and social activity on the health and well-being of socially isolated older people: outcomes from a multi-method observational study
    Colin J Greaves
    Peninsula Medical School, Smeall Building, St Luke s Campus, Magdalen Road Exeter EX1 2LU
    J R Soc Promot Health 126:134-42. 2006
    ..b>Mentors delivered a series of individually-tailored activities, with support tailing off over time...
  91. ncbi Professional skills. The merits of training mentors
    Christine Pfund
    Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Science 311:473-4. 2006
  92. ncbi Peer power: how Dare County, North Carolina, is addressing chronic disease through innovative programming
    Anne B Thomas
    Dare County Department of Public Health, Manteo, North Carolina, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:462-7. 2006
    Peer Power is an innovative school-based program that trains high school students as health educators and mentors for middle school students...
  93. ncbi How do I mentor medical students interested in radiology?
    Judith Korek Amorosa
    Department of Radiology, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, Box 19, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 0019, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:91-5. 2004
  94. ncbi Adapting the gang model: peer mentoring for violence prevention
    K Sheehan
    Division of General Academic Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 104:50-4. 1999
    ..This study assessed the effectiveness of an inner-city peer-mentoring program in modifying the attitudes and behaviors involving violence of preadolescent mentees...
  95. pmc Training the next generation of research mentors: the University of California, San Francisco, Clinical & Translational Science Institute Mentor Development Program
    Mitchell D Feldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 2:216-21. 2009
    ..A post-MDP survey measured the program's impact on enhancement of five key mentoring skills, change in the Mentors-in-Training (MIT) self-rated importance of being a mentor to their career satisfaction, and overall confidence in ..
  96. pmc Educating, training, and mentoring minority faculty and other trainees in mental health services research
    Joel Yager
    Department of Psychiatry, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:146-51. 2007
    ..Recruiting, training, and sustaining minority health professionals for academic research careers in mental health services research have proven challenging...
  97. ncbi A qualitative evaluation of the Students of Service (SOS) program for sexual abstinence in Louisiana
    Seunghyun Yoo
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Dept of Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Sch Health 74:329-34. 2004
    ..During the final years of the program, qualitative evaluation was conducted with principals, teachers, peer mentors, and students...
  98. ncbi Naturally occurring mentoring in Japan and the United States: social roles and correlates
    Nancy Darling
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 30:245-70. 2002
    ..Results suggest that although "classic" mentoring is most common in both countries, mentoring is somewhat less constrained by social role differences in Japan than is in the United States...
  99. ncbi Mentoring. A quality assurance tool for dentists. Part 6: Outcomes: patient care, professional development and personal growth. Authentic happiness for dentists
    Vernon P Holt
    The Holt Dental Practice, Caxton House, Holt NR25 6BW, UK
    Prim Dent Care 17:15-20. 2010
    ..It is an opportunity for great personal growth, with increased levels of job and life satisfaction, leading to greater levels of authentic happiness for all those involved, not least for dentists and the dental team...
  100. ncbi Characteristics of natural mentoring relationships and adolescent adjustment: evidence from a national study
    David L Dubois
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:69-92. 2005
    ..due to its large, nationally representative sample, the examination of relationship characteristics and multiple mentors, and the links to a variety of outcomes (controlling for earlier functioning)...
  101. ncbi A conceptual model for capacity building in Australian primary health care research
    Elizabeth Farmer
    Department of General Practice, Flinders University, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 31:1139-42. 2002
    ..Many general practitioners and primary health care practitioners lack research and evaluation skills. In response, the Australian Government has funded important capacity building initiatives...

Research Grants72

  1. NIH Director's Pioneer Award
    Junying Yuan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..No Abstract provided ..
  2. Vaccine Development for Falciparum Malaria in Pregnant Women and Their Offspring
    Ian C Michelow; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Under the guidance of his mentors, he will bridge the gap between basic science and patient-oriented research by applying rigorous, mechanistic and ..
  3. Brain Activation responses in adolescents with genetic predisposition to obesity
    Susan Carnell; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..in Psychiatry at SLR on activation of the award, and will obtain further advice on advancement from formal mentors and via informal mentorship from other junior and senior investigators in the CU research network. Dr...
  4. Hypothalamic Orexin Role in Menopause-Associated Hot Flashes and Mood/Sleep Disru
    PHILIP LEE JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Truitt and one floor up from Dr. Rusyniak, and within walking distance of my other mentors, making this an ideal mentoring and collaborative setting...
  5. Genome-wide recombination as a risk factor for nondisjunction
    NATASHA D HOLLIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Detailed information is provided about how mentors are selected and the expectations for them to continue in that role...
  6. Effects of Evoked Resistance Training and Testosterone after Spinal Cord Injury
    Ashraf Gorgey; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The research plan includes three specific aims that were devised by the candidate and his mentors. Specific aim 1 will demonstrate the effects of NMES RT and/or Testosterone patches (Tp) on the CSA of thighs and ..
  7. Effects of Testosterone and Genetic Factors on Psychological and Motor Function i
    NICOLE RENEE TARTAGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I have a assembled a strong team of mentors and collaborators with broad and successful research careers in psychology, outcomes in sex chromosomal ..
  8. Neurobehavioral Correlates of Familial/genetic obesity risk in adolescents
    Susan Carnell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in Psychiatry at SLR on activation of the award, and will obtain further advice on advancement from formal mentors and via informal mentorship from other junior and senior investigators in the CU research network. Dr...
  9. Behavioral Activation Therapy for Rural Veterans with Diabetes and Depression
    Aanand Dinkar Naik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Naik and Cully at 25% effort each. The leadership plan for multiple PIs is convincing. Dr. Kunik currently mentors both Drs. Naik and Cully and has time on this project...
  10. Effect of PPARy Ligands on Alcohol-Induced Alveolar Macrophage Oxidative Stress
    Samantha M Yeligar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..skills will be acquired through the execution of the proposed studies with the assistance and training of the mentors'labs during the first two years of the proposed project period...
  11. Comparative Resistance Exercise Effects on Knee Osteoarthritis Pain, Functional I
    KEVIN ROBERT VINCENT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The primary mentor is Dr. Christiaan Leeuwenburgh, from the Department of Aging and Geriatrics. The Co-mentors are Drs. Scott banks and Steven Ghvizzani. Dr...
  12. DNA Damage and Response in the Bladder Microenvironment.
    Bradley P Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Candidate and his co-mentors, Drs...
  13. Collagen X and heparan sulfate proteoglycan in the hematopoietic stem cell niche.
    ELIZABETH G SWEENEY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Jacenko and Emerson (my mentors), Drs. Hankenson, Soslowsky, and Adams (on my mentoring committee), Drs...
  14. Molecular Markers for Progression of Pulmonary Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis
    Shervin Assassi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Maureen D. Mayes (primary mentor) and Dr. Filemon K. Tan (co-mentor) are his mentors in the ongoing KL2 Award...
  15. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HUMAN GENETICS PUBLIC HEALTH GENETICS FELLOWSHIP
    Joann A Boughman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..ASHG and CDC will provide senior staff members to serve as co-directors and mentors for the program...
  16. Structural and molecular basis of drug-induced IKACh reduction
    SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The detailed mentoring plan laid out by my mentor, Dr. Jose Jalife, and co-mentors will ensure that I will acquire the necessary expertise in 1- X-ray crystallography under the guidance of Dr...
  17. Structural and molecular basis of drug-induced IKACh reduction
    SAMI FOUAD NOUJAIM; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The detailed mentoring plan laid out by my mentor, Dr. Jose Jalife, and co-mentors will ensure that I will acquire the necessary expertise in 1- X-ray crystallography under the guidance of Dr...
  18. Improving TB Diagnosis in Children with and without HIV in Kenya
    Rinn Song; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Under the guidance of my mentors, Dr. Robert Husson, Dr. Kevin Cain, Dr. Kenneth McIntosh and Dr...
  19. Sex Steroid Hormone Regulation of Drug Reinforcement
    Diane Lebesgue; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..steroid hormones in the brain that do not overlap with the research projects going on in the lab of either of my mentors. This training will take place at an institutional environment with outstanding facilities and a long history of ..
  20. Neural mechanisms by which chronic stress regulates inflammation in asthma
    Melissa A Rosenkranz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The combination of expertise that she brings to this opportunity and the expertise and resources that her team of mentors and advisors can impart to her creates an ideal scenario for Melissa to make substantial contributions to this ..
  21. Targeting iNOS to inhibit myeloid-derived suppressor cells (MDSC) in melanoma
    ANDREW GREGORY SIKORA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A team of outstanding mentors will provide critical guidance in every aspect of the candidate's scientific development, from hands-on ..
  22. Notch and Regulators of Notch Signaling Impact Both Glucose and Lipid Metabolism
    UTPAL BHAGIRATH PAJVANI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Pajvani and one of his mentors, Domenico Accili, determined that genetic inhibition of hepatic Notch action demonstrated beneficial effects in ..
  23. Interdisciplinary Research Training in Reproduction for Indian Fellows
    John C Herr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..All mentors hold faculty appointments in the School of Medicine or the College of Arts and Sciences and direct at least one ..
  24. Functional Neuroimaging of Individual Differences in Affect and Motivation
    BRIAN JAMES MICKEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate will also benefit from two local co-mentors, geneticist Margit Burmeister PhD and MRI physicist Robert Welsh PhD, and three carefully chosen consultants...
  25. Role of Peroxidasin in Glomerular Matrix Homeostasis
    Gautam Bhave; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Bhave is also supported by Drs. Raymond Harris and Roy Zent as co-mentors to help develop an independent line of investigation and career path. Dr...
  26. Functional Analysis of the Dual Specificity Kinase NEK1 in Mammalian Meiosis
    JOANNA KIM HOLLOWAY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..My progress in this direction will be assessed by regular meetings with my co-mentors, inter-departmental seminars on my research and, ultimately, by my publication record...
  27. Endotoxin, the airway transcriptome, and obstructive lung disease
    PEGGY SUE LAI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..using molecular methods, attendance at institutional and national conferences, and guidance from established mentors and a multidisciplinary advisory board with the relevant expertise...
  28. Characterizing TLR Function of Human Dendritic Cells in the Elderly
    Alexander Panda; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..achieve this objective by carrying out the proposed research plan under the supervision of two highly qualified mentors (Albert Shaw and Richard Bucala), with guidance by a Mentorship Advisory Committee composed of leaders in ..
  29. Interplay Between Tissue Architecture and Nuclear Organization in the DNA Damage
    Pierre Alexandre Vidi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Importantly, I will seek advice from my Mentor (Dr. S. Lelievre) and co-mentors (Drs. T. Misteli and J...
  30. Mechanisms of Neutralizing Antibody Resistance in Chronic HCV and HIV Infection
    JUSTIN RICHARD BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Both mentors are leaders in their respective fields, are well-funded, and have a strong track record of mentoring young ..
  31. Prevention of age-associated musculoskeletal loss by n-3 fatty acids
    Md Mizanur Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..independent researcher in the field of aging and aging-associated musculoskeletal biology under the guidance of mentors and advisors and generate sufficient preliminary data to apply for independent R01 grants...
  32. EPIMORPHIN DELETION ALTERS STEM CELL NICHE MYOFIBROBLAST SECRETION
    Anisa Shaker; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..the aims of my research proposal, my career development plan consists of individual and group meetings with mentors Drs...
  33. Non-invasive zoonotic pathogen exposure and outcome biomarkers with follow-up in
    Christopher D Heaney; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..multidisciplinary seminars, journal clubs, and scientific meetings;participation in study activities with my mentors;and by leadership of a project that integrates non-invasive zoonotic pathogen biomarkers into a community-based ..
  34. A Rodent Model to Study Links Among Diet, Visceral Adipose and Cardiomyopathy
    MELINDA ANN FRYE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in procuring funding through the American Heart Association, generating a complex in vivo model, and seeking mentors for guidance...
  35. A2b Adenosine Receptor Regulation of Metabolic Disease and Inflammation
    Anna Eisenstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..might open new receptor-based therapeutic approaches, facilitated by the collaboration and support of my co- mentors on this project, Dr. Ravid, a Biochemist and expert in vascular and adenosine biology, and Dr...
  36. Investigation of Occupational Exposure to and Infection by MRSA in Rural Iowa
    Tara Smith; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Department and selected mentors are leaders in the study of rural health, including agricultural health and medicine...
  37. Platelet TSP1 Mediates Vascular Disease and pulmonary hypertension in Sickle Cell
    Enrico M Novelli; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..He has assembled a multidisciplinary team of mentors and advisors to guide his career towards independence and to assist with the completion of the research proposed ..
  38. Antibody-mediated Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Cancer
    TRACY RUTH DANIELS-WELLS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The outstanding research environment at UCLA, the guidance from my experienced mentors, and this award will greatly facilitate my success in reaching my goals and will open a new dimension in my ..
  39. The Impact of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    KATHLEEN ELIZABETH COREY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Corey will benefit from the guidance of her two co-mentors, Dr. Raymond Chung, an established basic and clinical investigator in hepatology and Dr...
  40. PRE- AND POSTGRADUATE TRAINING IN MOLECULAR HEMATOLOGY
    J Evan Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..After passing their qualifying examination, they enter the laboratory of participating faculty Mentors (currently 23) for 3-4 years of laboratory research to complete their dissertation. Postdoctoral Ph.D...
  41. Genetic Study of PP-Fold Polypeptide-Receptor Axis on Metabolic Syndrome Risk
    PEI AN SHIH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Under the direct supervision of my mentors, Dr. Ming T. Tsuang and Dr. Daniel T...
  42. Effects of Gastric Bypass Surgery on Calcium Metabolism and the Skeleton
    ANNE LOUISE SCHAFER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her training will involve a combination of individual tutorials with her mentors and scientific advisors, hands-on experience, and formal coursework...
  43. The PKCepsilon-regulated oncogenic and tumor suppressor roles of ATF2 in melanoma
    ERIC KIRK LAU; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ze'ev Ronai, together with a panel of co-mentors who are renowned experts in melanoma and skin cancer biology, transcriptional regulation, PKCmediated signaling, ..
  44. Evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea with long range 3D endoscopic FDOCT
    Jun Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A team of mentors who are recognized experts and leaders in airway physiology, sleep medicine and biomedical imaging have been ..
  45. Development and Validation of an Instrument to Assess Cognitive Function Regulati
    Xi Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..During this award Dr. Chen will meet with his mentors once every other week to discuss the proposed research, training and other career development issues...
  46. Study of zidovudine addition in HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
    Albert Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These mentors each bring important strengths to the multidisciplinary research plan and have agreed to meet regularly with the ..
  47. Secondary Muscle Pathology &Metabolic Dysregulation in Adult with Cerebral Palsy
    Mark Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate will train with a group of internationally renowned mentors and collaborators from 6 disciplines to gain content expertise, and to learn specific data collection techniques ..
  48. Mechanisms of Cochlear Oxidative Stress Injury and Strategies to Protect Hearing
    Michael J Brenner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..D.,Ph.D. as mentor and Vickram Ramkumar, Ph.D., and Kathleen Campbell, Ph.D. as co-mentors. This award will lay the groundwork for a sustainable career in patient-directed scientific investigation The ..
  49. Addressing Psychosocial Disparities in Rural Hispanic Cancer Survivors
    Rachel M Ceballos; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Ceballos will receive guidance from her primary mentor, Dr. Beti Thompson, and co-mentors, Dr. Karen Syrjala and Dr. Anne McTiernan...
  50. Use of Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors to Evaluate the Pathobiology of CF
    JENNIFER L TAYLOR-COUSAR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her mentors and the institution are committed to providing the time and support that Dr...
  51. Adult and Transgenerational Toxicity Due to Developmental TCDD Exposure
    Tracie R Baker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I will meet regularly with my mentors and advisory committee to strengthen my ability to link translational and mechanistic research...
  52. Prostaglandin signaling following seizures
    Jianxiong Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..My expertise and experiences have prepared me to lead the proposed project, and my mentors (Dr. Raymond Dingledine and Dr...
  53. Real-Time Optical Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease using SFDI
    Sylvain Gioux; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Candidate / Mentors / Environment: The candidate's long-term career goal is to develop novel biomedical technologies and devices ..
  54. Preclinical testing of a novel PDK1 inhibitor for treating vestibular schwannoma
    Abraham Jacob; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To that end, my mentors and I have formulated a career development plan consisting of formal didactics, bench research, and involvement ..
  55. Metabolic Dysfunction and Neuroprotection after Pediatric Head Injury
    Susanna Scafidi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..resonance imaging (MRI) and Magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) and other methods in collaboration with the mentors will provide the PI with a broad experience in laboratory techniques that will greatly promote the candidate'..
  56. UT GASTROENTEROLOGY / HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Ezra Burstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Trainees benefit from a vast array of potential mentors including 35 Faculty that participate directly in this program, as well as a very rich milieu of scientific ..
  57. Geriatric Conditions and Disablement in the Older Adult Population
    Christine T Cigolle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..analysis, latent trajectory analysis, hierarchical linear modeling, and survival analysis via tutorials with mentors and classwork through the Institute for Social Research and School of Public Health at the University of Michigan,..
  58. CD4+ T cells in Invasive Aspergillosis
    Amariliz Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Moreover, Drs. Gause and Salgame will be Amariliz's career development mentors. Both scientists have well-funded laboratories and are tenured-professors who have successfully trained other ..
  59. Predictors of sleep-dependent Memory Consolidation in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    Ina E Djonlagic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed career development plan incorporates the collaboration with the mentors and a network of experienced scientific and clinical researchers designed to provide an intense, closely mentored,..
  60. Body composition, bone structure, and joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis
    Joshua F Baker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..His co-mentors are NIH K24-funded senior investigators from the UPENN and VA, who have expertise in bone and joint health in ..
  61. Characterizing Ankle Function During Sloped Locomotion For Prosthesis Development
    Alena Grabowski; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..I also bring together mentors, consultants, and collaborators with extensive expertise in prosthesis design and development, rehabilitation, ..
  62. Postpartum Depression: Role of Sleep &Genetic Risk in Postpartum Mood Disorders
    Katherine M Sharkey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PhD, Director of the EP Bradley Hospital Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory, oversees the training plan and mentors the candidate on biobehavioral measures (e.g., sleep)...
  63. MT VET COBRE II CORE A: ADMINISTRATIVE CORE
    Mark T Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Administrative Core A is directed by Dr. Mark Quinn and includes all administrative staff and Mentors. Dr...
  64. The 24th Annual Symposium on Career Opportunities in Health Professions from Apri
    Thomas Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of at least 300 minority students who demonstrate potential for succeeding in the health professions;2) Provide mentors/role models to promote and encourage students'career choices toward biomedical sciences and the health ..
  65. Clinical Research and Mentoring in Oral Epidemiology
    Kaumudi Joshipura; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..oral and systemic disease with an excellent team of patient oriented researchers, whom the principal investigator mentors. Candidate: Dr...
  66. Older Mothers and Adult Daughters: High Blood Pressure Self Management Behaviors
    Celeste Shawler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The candidate will complete formal coursework and planned interactions and meetings with mentors and consultants...
  67. Mechanisms of Respiratory Muscle Dysfunction in Heart Failure
    LEONARDO FERREIRA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition to interacting with each mentor individually, the candidate and all mentors will meet to discuss research findings, plan future directions, and evaluate progress...
  68. PPM-PREP: Peer-Mentored Preparedness for Adults with Developmental Disabilities
    DAVID PAUL EISENMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..WRC showed that peer mentors can effectively conduct health promotion for ADD...
  69. MENTORS Project: Models of Educational Networking To Optimize Rural Science
    ROBIN S FUCHS YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The goals of the proposed MENTORS (Model Education Networks to Optimize Rural Science) Project are directly responsive to stated goals of this area ..
  70. Mentored Scholars Program for Translational Comparative Effectiveness Research
    Carrie L Byington; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..CCTS partner institutions offer an array of clinician investigators and scientists to serve as mentors for the KM1 scholars...
  71. Molecular Epidemiology of Chronic Liver Diseases
    Manal Hassan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..I have chosen 2 mentors and 3 co-mentors who will supervise a specific portion of my training. Dr...
  72. PEER MENTORS FOR ADOLESCENTS IN HIV-AFFECTED FAMILIES
    Stephen Magura; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The importance of mentoring relationships for at-risk youth has been lately "rediscovered," but suitable adult mentors are generally not available for inner city, minority youths...