UCSF Advanced Practice Providers Mentorship Program

Who We Are

Mentorship is the process whereby an experienced individual (the mentor) advises, guides, and supports another individual (the mentee) in the development and examination of their own ideas, learning, and personal and professional development.


The APP Mentorship Program was developed as a sub committee of the APP Advisory Board in July 2020. It is volunteer run and designed to connect and empower UCSF APPs to learn from each other and create opportunity for professional development. 


If you have questions or are interested in participating as either a mentor or mentee, please reach out to us at [email protected]



*Unfortunately this program is specifically for UCSF APPs. 



How to Participate


  • Complete this Qualtrics survey to tell us more about yourself and what your goals are for participation. 
  • Committee will review survey and match mentor with mentee based on mentee’s goals for program and mentor’s skill set  
  • You will both receive email with each other’s contact information prior to start date of program in March 2023  
  • You will receive periodic emails from committee to check in on how things are going  
  • Multiple Zoom check-ins througout the year to ensure supportive enviroment
  • Complete surveys at end of program  
  • Receive certificate of completion of program 
  • Time commitment expectations: meet minimum 4x in six month time period



A quick 2 minute video offering information about the program:  



What Others are Saying


"It's perfect timing because I met with my mentee yesterday and we realized that we had been meeting for 6 months already. It went by really fast and she is now going to be a mentor herself!"

"Thank you for this incredible opportunity to stretch the way we collaborate with each other. I'm actually thinking of challenging myself with my next mentee to actually participate in a projects together." - Mentor 2022 cohort


"(My mentor) has been very helpful across a wide range of topics. No concerns whatsoever. Thank you so much for connecting me with her!"

- Mentee 2022 cohort 


Questions? Contact us at [email protected] 


Mentorship Committee

Bethany Geleris - Chair

Jacqueline Gould - Co-Chair

Tara Valcarcel 

Annette Carley

Lisa Catalli

Hani Gutierrez

Brian VanNess

Lucille Huang

Erna Josiah-Davis

Linda Dulong

Stig Olson

Diana Dawson



Interested in participating? 

You can reach out to the committee chairs directly or contact us if you are interested in joining or simply auditing a meeting.