Mayo Clinic

The KTGF Medical Student Program at Mayo Medical School is the only student interest group in psychiatry. The year-long program consists of talks on child and adolescent psychiatry and mental health awareness, mentorship, and participation in child and adolescent psychiatry rounds. The program has successfully increased interest in psychiatry classes, research, and projects at Mayo Medical School.

Official Program Name

Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation Jane Watson Duncan Medical School Training Program at the Mayo Clinic
Program Director Alastair McKean, MD # of students: 15-20
Co-Program Director Jennifer Vander Voort, MD # of faculty: 1-5
Admin. Assistant Amber Pearson
Program Dates July 1-June 30



1-5 mentors

1 student per mentor

1-5 hours of mentorship monthly


Exposure to hospital child and adolescent psychiatry


Literature reviews

Working on case reports