No matter where you are in your career, maximize your potential.

AAPL Membership is a lifelong partnership for physicians in every phase of their clinical and non-clinical paths.

Gain a competitive edge through leadership education, career guidance, a peer-based network and unmatched resources, while readying yourself to lead your organization and healthcare into the future.

Takes about 7 minutes

Testimonial by Dr. Skorupa

AAPL and the CPE program have helped restore joy to my practice of medicine and physician leadership. I will continue to encourage any physician interested in leadership to turn to AAPL for a remarkable educational experience.

Krista Skorupa MD, CPE
Member since 2017

Why Become A Member?

In your career, organization and healthcare—success the way you define it.

Physicians in every career stage and specialty are being called on to lead and provide direction for the future of healthcare. Be ready to answer that call. Empower yourself in the following ways to provide optimal care and position yourself for maximum impact with AAPL Membership.

Diverse Course Options
Leadership Skills

Our education programs feature a variety of formats to fit your needs, top-rated faculty and industry-leading credentials to help you build your skillset and put yourself ahead of your peers during every stage of your career.

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Competitive Edge

Differentiate yourself in the market by earning an advanced credential in physician leadership. Our CPE and FAAPL programs are the most highly recognized credentials among physician leaders.

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Professional Connections

With access to an extensive physician leadership job bank, you’ll have the invaluable ability to network with other physicians. Do so in person at live institutes, via the AAPL Leadership Development Platform and through Physician Leadership Connect for peer support, career mentorship and doorways to new opportunities.

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Leadership Opportunities

AAPL provides members with openings to increase leadership competencies and inspire others in their organizations, communities and beyond. Explore medical journal authorship, mentor programs, teaching, volunteering and more.

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Access to Resources

Enjoy access to an array of news and resources—including journals, newsletters, books, webinars and podcasts—all designed to further your professional growth.

Testimonial by Dr. Bruce Lo

The investment one can make early on in your career with the help of AAPL will give you the best tools to be successful in the future as a leader.

Bruce Lo MD, MBA, FACEP, FACHE
Member since 2011

Benefit from real benefits.

The value of AAPL Membership.

As a Member, you’ll thrive with our tailored approach to lifelong learning, professional development, community, resources and influence. Let us meet you where you are in your career with the tools and teachings you need to take the next step for yourself and organization.

Unlock the next step in Leadership with…

  • Psychometric leadership assessment tools
  • Enroll in live institutes, online courses and customized onsite education
  • Earn CME credits in a variety of leadership courses
  • Apply courses towards a Physician-focused master’s program
  • Attain Certified Physician Executive (CPE) credential
  • Access to the physician leadership job bank
  • Access to the AAPL News hub
  • Receive the Physician Leadership Saturday newsletter
  • General access to the AAPL Platform
  • An automatic 15% discount on ALL courses and publications
  • Earn the FAAPL credential with Fellowship
  • Join the exclusive Vanguard Program
  • Peer-to-peer connection via the member directory
  • Access to the Physician Leadership Connect members-only forum
  • Delivery of the award-winning Physician Leadership Journal 6x a year
  • Curated e-delivery of top industry news through the Daily Digest
  • Sign up for Members-only networking events
  • Expanded AAPL Leadership Development Platform features
  • Participation in the AAPL Mentorship Program
  • Participation in Awards programs
  • Ability to become an AAPL board member

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Unlock the next step in Leadership with Membership

  • Psychometric leadership assessment tools
  • Enroll in live institutes, online courses and customized onsite education
  • Earn CME credits in a variety of leadership courses
  • Apply courses towards a Physician-focused master’s program
  • Attain Certified Physician Executive (CPE) credential
  • Access to the physician leadership job bank
  • Access to the AAPL News hub
  • Receive the Physician Leadership Saturday newsletter
  • General access to the AAPL Platform
  • An automatic 15% discount on ALL courses and publications
  • Earn the FAAPL credential with Fellowship
  • Join the exclusive Vanguard Program
  • Peer-to-peer connection via the member directory
  • Access to the Physician Leadership Connect members-only forum
  • Delivery of the award-winning Physician Leadership Journal 6x a year
  • Curated e-delivery of top industry news through the Daily Digest
  • Sign up for Members-only networking events
  • Expanded AAPL Leadership Development Platform features
  • Participation in the AAPL Mentorship Program
  • Participation in Awards programs
  • Ability to become an AAPL board member
Testimonial by Dr. Dee Moonesinghe

AAPL brings customized knowledge to us that we don’t have readily accessible, and helps us be more than we are, and better than we are. It makes us better-rounded leaders and helps us to better serve our teams and lead them into tomorrow’s ever-changing healthcare world. This has been one of the best decisions that I have made.

Deshini Moonesinghe MD, FACP, CPE
Member since 2011

All Leaders Welcome.
That Means You.

It is one of our core beliefs that all physicians are leaders—in communities both medical and non—regardless of whether they currently hold formal leadership titles. In keeping with that principle, any physician interested in achieving their leadership potential is eligible for AAPL Membership.

Have more questions?
We’re here to answer them.

If you have further enquiries, would like additional information, or need personal assistance with the Membership application process, we encourage you to call us at 800-562-8088 or email membership@physicianleaders.org today.

All Leaders Welcome

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