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American Association for Physician Leadership
American Association for Physician Leadership


Meet Elizabeth J. Warner, MD, FACP, CPE, a practitioner of operational excellence in healthcare settings for more than 20 years.

A novel residency-focused QI curriculum was implemented to help emergency medicine residents develop foundational skills in QI and to translate these skills into practical projects that span multiple disciplines.

Enhance your leadership skills with the CPI 260© Assessment developed by The Myers Briggs Co.

March 8, 2023

Host Mike Sacopulos interviews senior vice president of marketing and innovation from Jackson + Coker, Ted Weyn. He covers the current landscape for locum tenens, from the perspective of the organization that is interested in using locums and the phy...

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A variety of leadership paradigms can be applied to teaching in the clinical setting.

Vaccine hesitancy has long been an obstacle to achieving equitable vaccine coverage. But global efforts to address it are relatively recent.

As we embark on another new year, a common question asked in many of these circles is, “What are the most important challenges facing healthcare?”

As you embark upon this new phase of life, you are likely activating plan A. But as we all know, sometimes things don’t always go as planned. So, Plan B and maybe even plan C need to be considered in case unforeseen events occur to alter plan A.

Leadership is markedly different from medical practice, and there remains a paucity of exposure to leadership skill development for physicians.

I am often asked what is required to be a CMO. There isn’t a recipe or an algorithm. In fact, that shouldn’t even be the question. The real concern should be what it takes to be a great CMO.

Well-intentioned but ultimately misguided actions over recent decades have contributed to today’s opioid epidemic.

For over 45 years.

The American Association for Physician Leadership has helped physicians develop their leadership skills through education, career development, thought leadership and community building.

The American Association for Physician Leadership (AAPL) changed its name from the American College of Physician Executives (ACPE) in 2014. We may have changed our name, but we are the same organization that has been serving physician leaders since 1975.


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