Scientific Web Editor Blog: Mentorship
Date: October 24, 2012
In his latest blog, Joe Lorenzo, M.D., highlights the importance of mentorship in advancing science. By encouraging patience, scientific thinking and perseverance, mentors give trainees crucial support in the face of early challenges.
Though Lorenzo recognizes that in-training members need a fundamental desire to succeed, “it is sometimes difficult for trainees to understand that progress in science often moves slowly; sometimes glacially.” Read Lorenzo’s full post on mentorship here.