Professional Networking and Mentoring


      Mentorship is a key component to a learner's success. The UCSF LGBT Resource Center sponsors the F.A.S.T. Mentoring Program (for UCSF Faculty, Alums, Students, Trainees).

      We acknowledge that the F.A.S.T. Mentoring Program does not even begin to meet all the needs of our diverse staff, student, faculty, and trainees at UCSF. We have listed below a variety of other UCSF and community mentoring resources that are available to you. PLEASE NOTE: The FAST Mentoring Program is being revamped for the 2016-2017 academic year.


LGBTQ Mentoring Resources


BAPHR (Bay Area Physicians for Human Rights) Mentoring Program

NOGLSTP (National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals)

Transgender Economic Empowerment Initiative Mentoring Program

—StartOUT: Lesbian Entrepreneur Mentorship Program


      General UCSF Mentoring Programs


      For Faculty

      For Junior Faculty (Researchers):

      For Students: (First Generation to College)

      For Students: (Pharmacy)

      For Staff: (Administrative, Leadership)


      *Also check with your individual schools or departments if they offer mentoring programs.