Welcome to the Mentor Network website
The Mentor Network is a program of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia. The mission of the program is to facilitate mentor education, training and support for the membership of the College.
The Mentor Network offers a structured program, informed by best practices in mentoring. In collaboration with the medical community, it provides educational support in the form of training, accredited online courses, local workshops, and mentoring resources as a guide for each phase of the mentorship.
The College is committed to serving the public by effectively regulating medical practice. An important dimension of this commitment is promoting professionalism and excellence in medical care. Effective mentoring is widely reported to be an important strategy in addressing professionalism and the delivery of safe and competent medical care. The long-term goal of the Mentor Network is to build capacity and sustainability for physician mentorship.