Mentoring Program Calendar & Events

Early Stage Investigator (ESI) Leadership Retreat 2017


The CFAR Mentoring Program is designed to help develop the scientific career goals of early stage HIV investigators and postdoctoral scholars.

Drs. Jonathan Fuchs and Monica Gandhi have developed a fully packed event that responds to high-priority professional development needs shared by UCSF ESIs. Our morning speaker will be, Ed O'Neil, who will facilitate a leadership development module. In the afternoon, Peer-review Lightning Rounds, ending with Social Networking at Finnegan's Wake in Cole Valley,  

Peer-Reviewed Lightning Rounds

Drs. Fuchs and Gandhi will co-facilitate the popular specific aims peer review lightning rounds, allowing ESIs to get critical peer review and senior investigator input for grant proposals under development. Investigators wishing to present at the lightning rounds should contact Drs. Fuchs or Gandhi by June 13. If you have any questions please contact Brenda Sanchez. 


Register Now

Spots are limited, so register today. Breakfast and lunch will be provided!


Directions to Aldea Center and Bronze/Shuttle Information to the Aldea Center


For those driving, we have all-day parking available. Look for the Red and White numbered parking spaces designated for Aldea Center only in the 500 series. Do not park in any other spaces (blue, yellow or green) as those are designated for tenant use.