RFA Now Open: 2021 CTSI Mentor Academy

The goal of the CTSI Mentor Academy is to contribute to increasing the next generation of faculty with competencies specific to research mentoring.

October 9, 2020

The Wake Forest Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) is accepting applications for the 2021 CTSI Mentor Academy.


This formal, evidence-based program includes 20 contact hours over six months to enhance the mentoring skills of mid-career and early senior clinical and translational researchers. Early career faculty with significant mentoring responsibilities are also invited to apply. The 2021 Mentor Academy will begin in January 2021 and end in June 2021.


Researchers from Wake Forest School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, and Winston-Salem State University are welcome to apply.*

 See the RFA, detailed program description, and application instructions.

Application deadline EXTENDED to November 20, 2020.

Please address any questions to Mentor Academy Leader Debra Diz, PhD ddiz@wakehealth.edu or CTSI Education Program Director Claudia Olivier, PhD colivier@wakehealth.edu.

Read more about the program and see past recipients at the Mentor Academy Program page.

*Note: Only Wake Forest School of Medicine faculty are eligible for the 5% salary compensation.