American Association for Physician Leadership

Dian Ginsberg



The Career Consultants, LLC

Dian Ginsberg, EdD currently serves as the president/CEO of The Career Consultants, LLC, where she works with high performing individuals to facilitate career transitions and find wellbeing and meaning in their work and personal lives. Dian also currently serves as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) consultant and faculty for the American Association for Physician Leadership in addition to an executive coach with the TED entrepreneurs' program.

Prior to starting her consulting firm, Dr. Ginsberg served as the Expert Advisor - Professional Development with the American Association for Physician Leadership (AAPL).

In this capacity she provided executive, wellness, and career coaching for physicians. Dian also developed AAPL's new initiatives including physician wellness, women in medicine and the diversity and inclusion programs. She is a certified professional career coach and has worked with organizations such as MD Anderson Cancer Center, CIGNA, Methodist Healthcare, Envision Healthcare, Advent Health, BayCare Health and many more healthcare organizations in the development of their longitudinal physician leadership programs. Dian also managed AAPL's career and professional development division which includes a portfolio of resume/CV writers, executive coaches, and physician support services.

Dr. Ginsberg earned her doctorate degree from University of South Florida's EdD program where her major was Program Development-Educational Innovation. She also has a master's certificate in Health and Wellness Coaching from the University of South Florida and is a Certified Professional Health and Wellness Coach through Real Balance. Dian's area of research was physician burnout. She holds a master's degree in Career and Technical Education with a focus on Adult Education from the University of South Florida.

Areas of Expertise

  • Physician Wellness
  • Psychometric Assessments
  • Leadership
  • Communication Skills
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Team/Organizational Development
  • Executive Coaching
  • Wellness and Career Coaching


  • Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) - Program Development/Educational Innovation

  • Master's Certificate - Health & Wellness Coaching

  • University of South Florida

  • Masters of Arts (MA) - Career and Technical Education/ Adult Education

  • University of South Florida


  • Change Style Indicator - Certified Administrator

  • CHWC - Certified Health and Wellness Coach

  • CPCC - Certified Professional Career Coach

  • CPI 260 - Certified Administrator

  • DiSC - Certified Administrator

  • FiroB - Certified Administrator

  • Five Behaviors of an Effective Team - Certified Administrator Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) - Certified Administrator

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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PO Box 96503 I BMB 97493
Washington, DC 20090-6503

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AAPL providers leadership development programs designed to retain valuable team members and improve patient outcomes.

American Association for Physician Leadership®

formerly known as the American College of Physician Executives (ACPE)