The same scene plays out hundreds of times each day on Western’s campus—hunched figures scuttling along paths and across roadways, heads down, distracted by the pocket-sized screens in front of them.
Schulich Medicine & Dentistry stands apart from most medical schools in having a formal mentorship policy and program that must be offered to all faculty members. Dr. Mithu Sen is Assistant Dean, Faculty, Equity & Wellness, and Chair of the Mentorship Oversight Committee.
That’s Dr. Charles Ho, MD’13, a fourth-year resident in psychiatry. Last year, Dr. Ho and 31 other residents from 24 programs at Schulich Medicine attended the first-ever Boot Camp for Resident Teachers to learn new teaching strategies and approaches.