Clinical Trial Operations (CTO)

Applications for mentees are CLOSED.

Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Mentorship Program


The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Mentorship Program is designed to provide peer-to-peer mentoring by pairing senior-level clinical research mentors with more junior mentees over a 5–6-month period.

The goals of the program are to provide connection and engagement, deeper understanding of clinical research at UCSF, and provide visibility into the clinical research career trajectory.


If you are an Assistant CRC, CRC, or generally new to your role in clinical research and have a desire to learn, then this program could be a good fit for you!

Eligibility Criteria

  • Active in Clinical Research role at UCSF for at least 6-months
  • Completed employment probationary period
  • Received support from Supervisor to participate in this program
  • Completed CRC Bootcamp Training
  • Interested in continuing Clinical Research role at UCSF
  • Able to commit to the time needed to complete the program

Time Commitment

Mentees must be able to commit to spending 2–3-hrs/month:

  • Monthly meetings with mentors (1-hr/month)
  • Monthly mentee cohort meetings (1-hr/month)
  • Attending a kickoff and close out meeting (1-2 hrs each)
  • Time spent engaging in professional development refletcion and activities (variable)

To Apply

The application period for the current cycle (September 2022 - January 2023) is currently closed. We encourage you to apply for the next cycle (February 2023 - July 2023) when applications open in December 2022. Join the CRC listserv for future updates.


Please contact [email protected].



September 2022 - January 2023 Cohort

Christine Lin

Assistant Clinical Research Coordinator

Diana Flores

Clinical Research Coordinator

Audrey Hernando

Clinical Research Coordinator




February 2023 - July 2023 Cohort


Coming soon!