2018 Winter Institute

Attend Our 2018 Winter Institute — this January

Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, Orlando, FL January 25 – 28, 2018
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2018 Physician Leadership Summit

Join us this April for our Annual Meeting and Spring Institute.

Sheraton Boston Hotel, Boston, MA, April 26-30, 2018
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Fundamentals of Physician Leadership

Your First Step to Influence, Inspire and Lead the People Around You

Leadership is about outcomes. How are your actions improving your organization?
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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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Physician Leadership Library articles
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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.

Doctors Feel Excluded from Health Care Value Efforts, Survey Shows

Physicians understand the financial challenges, but many don’t think they are in a position to help rein in health care rising costs.  Harvard Business Review Illustration U.S. hospitals and health

No Stigma in Changing Jobs, But Ask the Right Questions First

 Short stints on the CVs of physician executives are common. Use this checklist to help determine whether making a move would be beneficial. Comedian Henny Youngman was best known for his one-liner,

Summit Focuses on Physician Leadership Role in Clinical Integration

About 50 health care leaders attended the Florida gathering to hear about ways to engage and cultivate physician leadership at their organizations.  The goal of value-based health care is simple

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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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