Trainings

Trainings

Mentoring in Our Lives: The Voices of Students and Maternal and Child Health Professionals

URL 1: https://nccc.georgetown.edu/resources/mentoring-in-our-lives.php

Date Developed: n.a.. Source: Georgetown University, National Center for Cultural Competence. Presenter(s): Harolyn Belcher, MD, MHS; Christine Chan; Lucy Guevara; Stacy Hodgkinson, PhD; Kristin Hunt, PhD; Michael Jenkins, MPH; Sabrina Roundtree; Damian Waters. Type: Video. Level: Introductory Intermediate Advanced. Length: Fifty-three videos ranging in length from 28 seconds to 5 minutes, 29 seconds each.

Annotation

This resource offers excerpts from interviews with students and maternal and child health professionals from racial and ethnic groups underrepresented in MCH Training programs telling their own stories about the role mentoring has played in their lives. Their stories reflect themes similar to those identified in the literature review completed for this project and in previous conversations with students and junior faculty. Their stories bring the literature findings to life and present the importance of mentoring in their respective journeys to becoming healthcare and public health professionals.

Special Instructions

Scroll to Stories That Bring the Literature to Life and select a topic, then interviewee.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.