Research Mentorship: A View From Both Sides. Frederick L. Brancati, MD, MHS Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology Director, Division of General Internal Medicine Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research. Mentorship. What Do You Want from Mentor?
Frederick L. Brancati, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology
Director, Division of General Internal Medicine
Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research
The son of Alcumus on Ithaca, and elderly friend of Odysseus. He was charged by the king to watch over his son Telemachus and his palace while he was fighting in the Trojan War. The goddess Athena often assumed Mentor's shape when she visited Telemachus and Odysseus. In modern English the tutor's name has become an eponym for a wise, trustworthy counselor or teacher
But, Unreliable, Undisciplined, Self-Centered, No Sense of Mission, Prone to Confabulation.
But, Unfocussed, Conflicted, Immature, Impulsive, High Maintenance.
Smart, Independent, Committed, Highly Focused, Willing to do whatever it takes, Candid, Passionate, Nice hair, Good with automatic weapons.
Obedient, Loyal, Effective, Vast Knowledge Base, Quiet, Very Low Maintenance
Electrical stuff radiates from finger tips.
Advice to Young Investigators