Mentorship Program


AACP Student Mentorship Program Guidelines


Criteria to be Accepted

  • Perfusion Student (Domestic or International)

AACP Student Member

2nd Year Student (Provisions will be made for <2 yr programs)


Criteria to Serve as an Academy Member

  • Fellow or Senior Member


Program Details

  • Student will be with Mentor for 1 year after Placement


Responsibilities of Mentor

  • Open line of communication between Student and Mentor
  • Contact (Email/Phone Call) within reason so that student is getting benefit
  • Provide educational resource from experience and didactic knowledge
  • Guidance with entering professional career


Responsibilities of Student

  • Maintain AACP Student Membership while in school
  • Reply to Mentors attempts for contact in a prompt manner


Responsibilities of AACP Student Liaison Committee

  • Contact Student and Mentor Quarterly
  • Make sure the needs of Student and Mentor are fulfilled
  • Any issues that may arise between participants will be addressed by the committee