Mentorship Experiences: An MCH DWD Webinar

Mentorship Experiences: An MCH DWD Webinar

Thursday, March 28, 2013
3:00pmET - 4:00pmET
Location: webinar

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The Division of MCH Workforce Development is initiating a new Trainee Webinar series aimed at providing current and recent MCH Training Program trainees with networking and professional development opportunities. This inaugural webinar will focus on trainee mentoring experiences and explore trainee perspectives on the following topics:

  • How trainees connected with a mentor
  • Benefits of the mentoring relationship
  • Lessons learned (considerations for trainees seeking a mentor and for training programs connecting trainees with a mentor)

The presenters for this webinar are a panel of current and former trainees from MCHB-funded training programs:

Evolution of a Mentorship
Mahelet Kebede
School of Public Health Trainee
Tulane University

Becoming An Active Partner in a Mentoring Relationship
Calae Dorsett, MD
LEAH Trainee
University of Minnesota

The Mentoring Story Continues: Maintaining Your Mentoring Relationship Post-Graduation
Shauna Acquavita, PhD, MSW
Former Social Work Trainee
University of Maryland

The moderator for this webinar is:
Michelle Menser, MPH
Public Health Analyst
Division of MCH Workforce Development



Through its MCH Training Program and other cross-cutting initiatives, the Division of MCH Workforce Development of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) provides national leadership and direction in educating and training our nation's future leaders in maternal and child health. To learn more, visit the MCH Training Program website .