2018 Winter Institute

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Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, Orlando, FL January 25 – 28, 2018
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Beyond Burnout and Resilience

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A Solutions-based Approach to Enduring Personal, Professional and Organizational Transformation
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2017 Fall Institute

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The Westin Kierland, Scottsdale, AZ November 3 – 7, 2017
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The American Association for Physician Leadership®

Welcome to the world’s premier organization for physician leadership.

For more than 40 years, we have helped physicians develop their leadership skills through education, career development and thought leadership, by providing a supportive community of peers. We hold the belief that at some level, all physicians are considered leaders.

Our Association helps transform the physician by maximizing the potential of physician leadership to create 
personal and organizational transformation that benefits patient outcomes and improves health care internationally.

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

Education

250,000

Physicians educated since our charter in 1975
Certified Physicians

3,300

Physicians with a CPE designation
Leaders

19,885

Recipients of our education in 2016
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1,216

Physician Leadership Library articles
This weeks hot job

This Week’s Hot Job

Chair of Surgery

Maricopa Medical Center
Phoenix, AZ

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Membership with the American Association for Physician Leadership

Join over 11,000 members already enjoying the benefits of being a member of our exclusive physician leadership constituency.
Here are a few reasons why our members renew with us year after year or we encourage you to learn more.
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Career Services

Unlimited access to our physician-focused CareerLink jobs board. Member-only pricing on career growth products and services.

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Savings on Education

Save up to 15% on our educational pathways, supporting materials and live events, including courses for CME.

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Publications

Thousands of articles are published online in our Physician Leadership Library, and the award-winning Physician Leadership Journal is shipped directly to you every issue.
Certified Physician Executive Program - CPE

Home of the Certified Physician Executive

Since 1997, our Certified Physician Executive credential has served as the gold-standard for quality leadership in the health care industry.

Latest News

Latest from the news and information desk at American Association for Physician Leadership.

Negotiations: Four Steps Toward a More Constructive Approach

Building relationships, learning and collaboration are among the necessities for reaching the often sought but rarely achieved optimal agreement. The most overused negotiating tactic is threatening

Chasing Millions in Medicaid Dollars, Hospitals Buy Up Nursing Homes

A wrinkle in the program’s funding formula has helped some hospitals stay economically vital at a time others nationwide are facing financial trouble.   Westminster Village North, a nursing home in

Happiness Traps and How to Escape Them Through Purpose, Hope and Friendship

Positive emotions aroused by being engaged and valued have many benefits, including less stress and more productivity. Business adviser Annie McKee explains how to get started. Life is too short to

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American Association for Physician Leadership

Your trusted source for physician leadership and education for over 40 years.

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