About Mentor Match

Welcome!  The Mentor Match Platform is now open for enrollment!  Through December 31, 2017, we will continue to promote the AHP Mentor Program to populate this platform with Mentors and Mentees for the official program start date on January 1, 2018.  You are welcome to match with Mentors and Mentees in this platform now, however, the official cycle for your program tracks through AHP will begin in January, 2018.  To ensure you receive the most out of your new relationship as a Mentor and a Mentee, we strongly recommend you view the free AHP Mentorship Program Training webinar to review best practices which was held on December 6, 2017 at 1 PM EST.  Register today! Or download the slides from this webinar:

Mentor Program Best Practices Webinar Slides

Mentor Program First Meeting Checklist

Our AHP Mentor Match program reflects our commitment to you and your professional development. This online networking and career development tool helps you find, connect and share experiences with others. Your Mentor or Mentee can be in the same city or on the other side of the world. You can apply to our AHP Mentor Match program in four simple steps: 

START

Complete your AHP profile. Make sure your contact information is up to date, add a recent professional profile picture, expand on your bio and import your education and job history information from LinkedIn. Having a complete and accurate profile is crucial to the success of selection and matching. Profile complete? Time to enroll!

ENROLL

Are you looking to be a Mentor or Mentee? Perhaps both? Sign up: 

  •   Enroll as a Mentor
  •   Enroll as a Mentee

Make selections for each of the program demographics to set your preferences. Demographics include: topics, venue, specialties, career stage and start/end date. Please note that some fields are required for enrollment. The more information you provide, the easier it will be to make the best match. Keep in mind in order to request a Mentor or Mentee, you must be enrolled in the program. 

SEARCH

Use the Mentor Program Directory to input your search criteria. Start by selecting the topic(s) of interest which include: 

  •   Years in Healthcare Philanthropy
  •   Years in Current Position
  •   Title

You can also take advantage of features to help you find and recruit matches: 

  •   Track your mentoring relationships
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Participate in discussion forums on mentoring topics
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Search for helpful mentoring resources 

CONNECT

Congratulations! Let the mentoring begin. Do one search or multiple searches. If you're unsure of the search criteria, select "Search for ALL of the selected values." The Mentor Program Directory will do the work for you and populate the results. 

Click on the person's name that you're interested in establishing a connection with. The link will bring you to their profile page. Look around. If you think it's a desired match, look under their profile image for the Mentor Match badge, and click it to request a connection. If it's not a desired match, you can simply select the back button to return to your previous search results. If you have questions, contact AHP for assistance at membership@ahp.org.