If you love teaching; You can still do it non-academic settings
In academic setting you can be flexible
In non-academic setting preferably an inpatient multidisciplinary setting like ICU is preferred.
How this works?
Generally if you are an attending physician only than you have to do your full FTE.
Teaching young physicians is expected during rotation
If you gain a title for e.g. Associate program director or program director you get a discount on your FTE and your clinical FTE gets reduced to 0.8
Is Mentorship still Valued?
Mentor-mentee relationships are challenged by increased clinical, research, and administrative demands.
Moreover, mentorship is often undervalued by academic institutions.
Mentoring in academic medicine: a systematic review - PubMed
Mentoring is perceived as an important part of academic medicine, but the evidence to support this perception is not strong. Practical recommendations on mentoring in medicine that are evidence-based will require studies using more rigorous methods, addressing contextual issues, and using cross-disc ...