Mentorship is an important element of a successful career in any field. Physicians who have had mentors report having more career satisfaction and believe that these relationships have positively affected their job satisfaction and promotions in their field.

Become a mentor and complete your mentorship profile that is searchable in the AAD's mentorship database.

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Learn more about becoming a mentor or mentee, or browse other Academy mentorship resources below.

A mentor is a guide, tutor, facilitator, counselor, and trusted adviser. He or she is someone who is willing to spend his or her time and expertise to guide the development of another person.

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A mentee is someone who chooses to be counseled, guided, and advised.

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