Mentorship AND Sponsorship are Crucial to Career Advancement for Women Faculty

How cultivating sponsorship, in addition to mentorship, can help women
faculty advance more readily in their careers. 

This session will cover:

  • What is sponsorship and how does it differ from mentorship?
  • When should the mentee look for sponsorship—and how to get it.
  • Why is sponsorship especially important for women faculty?

Guest Speaker: Amparo Villablanca, MD, Professor and Lazda Endowed Chair, Women’s Cardiovascular Medicine, Director Women in Medicine and Health Sciences, UC Davis School of Medicine

Also Featuring UCSF Panelists Claire Brindis, DrPh;
Mitch Feldman, MD, MPhil; Leah Karliner, MD; Nerissa Ko, MD;
Elizabeth Ozer, PhD

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 9:00am to 10:30am

Parnassus Library, Lange Room on the 5th Floor
530 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143-0840

Event Type

Class/Info Session





Contact Info

Irené Merry 415-502-0244