Mentoring and Leadership: What's the Connection?

Transformational leadership is an approach in which causes an internal and external change in a mentoring partnership. Reciprocal mentoring is designed to benefit both parties, thus enabling transformational leadership within both individuals. This interactive webinar is designed to assist in cultivating those transformational leadership qualities and provide you with tools to enhance your mentoring partnership.

CPE Level
: 2

CPEU: 1.0

Performance Indicators:

  • 1.1.1 Participates and documents engagement in professional development activities to maintain and enhance competence
  • 1.1.4 Continuously develops and enhances expertise by seeking feedback and self-assessing competence. 
  • 1.1.5 Integrates new knowledge and skills into practice.
  • 1.1.7 Builds collaborative relationships to encourage professional growth and development.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify leadership skills and attributes of an effective leader.
  • Identify what separates a good leader from an exceptional leader.
  • Apply exceptional leadership skills to mentoring relationships. 

Dr. Kristen Hicks-Roof is a Registered Dietitian and an Associate Professor in the Department of Nutrition & Dietetics at the University of North Florida. Her major research interests focus on program development and evaluation using virtual technology. One program is focused on interprofessional education and communication among the healthcare team. The second program is focused on virtual project-based mentoring in dietetics. She is an expert at mentoring program development and evaluation, with emphasis on leadership integration. Dr. Hicks-Roof is an active researcher, having presented her research at over 70 invited and professional presentations and has over 70 published articles and media.

When:  May 9, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  DPG54 Research (RDPG)