The HOPA Mentorship Program pairs five practitioners with mentors to help improve professional competencies and leadership skills. This 6-month program represents a bridge between senior leaders in hem/onc pharmacy and up-and-coming hem/onc pharmacists. Learn more and see the current cohort.
Qualified mentees will meet the following requirements:
Active listening skills, receptiveness to coaching, and enthusiasm for professional development
In practice for at least three years (PGY2 year may be included)
Completion of application form, 2 letters of recommendation and a current CV
Able to meet monthly with assigned mentor and participate in HOPA Mentorship Program activities
Attend 2024 HOPA Annual Conference and Practice Management meeting; complimentary conference registration and travel reimbursements provided by HOPA
Key Dates for 2024 Applicants
September 15: Mentee Call for Applications Begins
October 18: Mentee Applications are Due
October 30: Two Letters of Recommendation are Due
January 2024: All Applicants Notified of Participation Status
Letters of Recommendation
Applicants will provide contact information for two recommenders on your application. HOPA staff will send the letter of recommendation form to recommenders to complete no later than October 30, 2023. Only applicants with two completed recommendations will be considered.
Diversity in HOPA Mentorship Program
We believe our Mentorship program can improve diversity in leadership by identifying areas of personal strength and organizational leadership, establishing career paths for diverse demographics, developing a network within their discipline, and providing a mentor to help identify and improve their leadership skills and acquire the knowledge necessary for advancement. Candidates that identify as diverse based on race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical disability, age, or who otherwise self-identify as diverse are strongly encouraged to apply for the program.
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