Physician leaders at all stages of career development will find something of interest at the 2015 Summer Institute. From our ever-popular Physician in Management Seminar, to the well-received advanced-level CMO Academy, the Summer Institute will help you hone your management skills, explore new areas of interest and engage with your fellow physician leaders in a collaborative, collegial environment.


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Take home

Essentials of Health Law

1 pm - 4:30 pm 8 am - 4:30 pm 

Successful Failure: An Adaptive Approach to Turning Adversity into Opportunity

1 pm - 4:30 pm
8 am - 11:30 am 

Communicating 2.0: Effective Strategies

  1 pm - 4:30 pm
8 am - 4:30 pm 

Physician Integration and Alignment Through HIT  

   8 am - 4:30 pm 

CMO Academy

8 am - 4:30 pm 8 am - 4:30 pm 8 am - 4:30 pm 7 am -12 pm
Health Law & From Autonomy to Teamwork

Techniques of Financial Decision Making

8 am - 4:30 pm 8 am - 4:30 pm 7 am - 12:30 pm

Physician in Management Seminar Weekend Series

8 am - 4:30 pm
8 am - 11:30 am

1 pm - 4:30 pm
7 am - 12:30 pm
Finance & Physician  Leadership

Leadership in Population Health

    8 am - 4:30 pm
8 am - 4:30 pm

Coaching & Mentoring Physicians to Higher Performance

       8 am - 4:30 pm
7 am - 12:30 pm

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, you must cancel before July 1, 2015. All refunds will be issued back to the original form of payment – minus a $100 dollar processing fee. Funds can only be transferred one time. If transferred, the funds are no longer available for refund.

No refunds or transfers to a new course will be issued after July 1, 2015, or if CME has been claimed. Registration for this program may be transferred to another attendee with no fee.

Hotel Information


JW Marriott Chicago

151 W. Adams St., Chicago, Illinois 60603
Main hotel: (312) 660-8200
Reservations: (866) 270-6430

Hotel Rate: $222 / night + tax
Group rate expires July 1, 2015, or as soon as the room block sells out.


Encounter a landmark hotel near Willis Tower and experience the renowned architecture of Daniel Burnham and his vision for a luxury hotel in Chicago, Illinois. Located at LaSalle & Adams, this luxury hotel soars above skyscrapers in the heart of one of the world's most powerful financial districts.

Membership Savings

Members of the American Association for Physician Leadership® get great discounts on all educational programs.

Plus, you get:

Access to insightful articles through a free subscription to the award-winning Physician Leadership Journal.
Valuable training focused specifically on essential physician leadership skills.
Career advancement tools, including unlimited access to the CareerLink job bank, half off an hour-long career advisory session and access to the biannual Physician Executive Compensation Survey.
A path to enhanced credentials through our university partners.
Certification and prestige through our leadership skills programs.
Networking and support, with access to our online member directory, advisers program and live interaction opportunities.
Members-only resources, including the Daily Digest, a quick-scan resource compiling the most important medical management news of the day.
Membership is quick and easy, join online or call us to get started.

Group Discounts

Bring your Team and Save!

Registering two or more staff members? Any non-member who enrolls with an American Association for Physician Leadership® member may register at the reduced member rate. Groups save even more, regardless of association membership or which courses are taken.
Groups of 5-9 each receive 10% off the member price
Groups of 10-19 each receive 15% off the member price
Groups of 20+ each receive 20% off the member price

Group Requirements:
A 30% non-refundable registration deposit is required.
The group registration must be submitted as one transaction. Any additional registrations sent in after the group submission will be subject to non-group pricing.

Group registrations

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