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2017 Fall Institute

Attend Our 2017 Fall Institute - this November

The Westin Kierland, Scottsdale, AZ. November 3 - 7, 2017

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The American Association for Physician Leadership ®

Welcome to American Association for Physician Leadership, the world’s premier physician leadership organization.

For more than 40 years, we have helped physicians develop their leadership skills through education, career development, thought leadership, and providing a supportive community of peers.

We invite you to explore how we can help you develop your leadership skills and advance your career.

People educated by 65 expert faculty across dozens of disciplines

Certified Physician Executives

Leaders who received our education in 2016

Articles of interest to Physician Leaders in our Library

Benefits of Membership with the American Association for Physician Leadership®

Career Services

Unlimited access to our physician-focused CareerLink job board. Access to Career Counseling and Discounts on Career Services.

Save up to 15%

Save up to 15% on Products and Services. Including courses for CME.

Physician Leadership Library & Physician Leadership Journal

Thousands of articles are published on-line in our Physician Leadership Library. The award winning Physician Leadership Journal shipped directly to you every issue.

As a holistic partner, physicians have sought the American Association for Physician Leadership for:

Home of the Certified Physician Executive

The American Association for Physician Leadership is the home of the Certified Physician Executive (CPE) program. The CPE is recognized within the industry as the most valuable credential within Health Care related to Physician Leadership.

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Career development & guidance

Thought leadership & Influence

General Membership

MD or DO physicians in U.S., Canada & Internationally


We have a variety of Membership options depending on your career level, military affiliation and contributions to the organization. Please continue to the Membership section for details.

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