The National Research Mentoring Network is comprised of four implementation Cores, each supporting specific NRMN Mentoring- and Professional Development-based program offerings, in addition to a coordinating Administrative Core.
Administrative Core: For news and media content on NRMNet.net, establishing and developing partnerships with scientific societies and instituions, and general administrative questions.
Related Programs: NRMN Pilot and Supplement Programs
General Contact: Abby Cook, Program Manager
Executive Director: Rafael E. Luna, Ph.D.
Professional Development Core: For creating, leading, and organizing workshops for mentees across career stages
Related Programs: Grant Writing Coaching Groups (NRMN STAR, NRMN-P3, NU Coaching Model, GUMSHOE)
Contact: Kristin Eide, Program Manager
Mentorship & Networking Core: For coordination of NRMN’s presence at nationwide conferences, social media, and for technical support with your NRMNet user profile
Related Programs: NRMN Guided Virtual Mentorships Program, Career Development Webinars
Contact: Damaris Javier, Program Manager
Alexis Short, Social Media Coordinator
Mentor Training Core: For questions about mentor training programs to achieve culturally responsive mentoring relationships
Related Programs: Research Mentor Training, Research Mentee Training, Training for Facilitators of Mentorship Training
Contact: Emily Utzerath, Program Manager
Research Resources and Outreach Core: To support the entry and persistence of new URM scholars across NIMHD funded RCMI institutions
Related Programs: Shark Tank [Grant Writing Coaching Group], Mentoring Academy, Health Disparities Collaboratory
Contact: Meldra Hall, Research Assistant