Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence: Mentor Training Institute Workshop for Nurse Mentors August 18-19, 2016

With the overall goal of increasing diversity in the nursing workforce the Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence has designed a workshop for mentors to develop the necessary skills to build effective mentoring relationships.

Key skills required to be effective mentors will be taught in this two day workshop. Mentors attending this workshop will be expected to mentor a nursing student from a racial and ethnic minority group* for one year. For this mentoring program, BSN, MSN, PhD or DNP nurses from a racial and ethnic minority groups are preferred and encouraged to attend this workshop, however the workshop is open to all nurses interested in becoming mentors. Space is limited. 

Participants are expected to attend both days of the workshop.  Participants in this workshop will sign agreements to mentor a nursing student from a racial and ethnic minority group for one year. This commitment includes monthly mentoring sessions with the mentee, one hour monthly group coaching session for mentors.

When and where is the Workshop being held? Thursday, August 18th and Friday, August 19th from 8:00-4:30 each day. It will be held at the Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence--5290 E. Yale Cir. Suite 100 Denver, CO 80222.

There is an administrative fee of $50 to attend.  This fee is to cover material expenses excluded from grant funds.  Breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be provided each day. 

Please visit the following link if your interested or looking to register:


  1. Vivian Bradley RN MSN FNP PhD(c)

    CCBN member and President 2004-2005. Relocated to Atl. Currently Dean of Nursing, Houston, Rd.

  2. Vivian Bradley RN MSN FNP PhD(c)

    Hello Colleagues,
    Looking forward to hearing of your successes and mentoring program. It has been a while!

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