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We aim to act as a catalyst for others to start their own mentoring programmes. The Academy is an advocate of the benefits of developmental mentoring and we are keen to share our knowledge and experience. Our Mentoring programme has inspired several programmes in academic inst...Read more
Dr Susie Candy, Director of Biomedical Grants and Policy, on the key values that good mentors share. Every mentor is different but there are some key values that they share. First is the neutrality – a mentor should have no agenda but to support the mentee and to lo...Read more
Alexis Hutson, our mentoring skills workshop facilitator, on the model of mentoring we support. Most people will have experienced mentoring in one form or another at some point in their lives. It could have been at school, via a sports activity...Read more
I’ve paired over 100 mentees with mentors since starting at the Academy in 2016. It’s important to consider your options carefully, but sometimes searching through the Fellows Directory caRead more
Dr Jayati Das-Munshi, a Health Foundation/Academy of Medical Sciences Clinician Scientist Fellow, has today published work in The Lancet PsychiatryRead more
By Hannah Green, Policy intern, Academy of Medical Sciences Predicting the future is hard. But as a scientist, you not only need to predict the future problems faced by society but also identify ways to solve them. This is a...Read more