Leadership Now!

Want to become a leader? Need a little help on just how to develop and strengthen your leadership skills?

Watch the Leadership Now! professional development videos that highlight four key concepts needed to become a successful leader in academic medicine and in your everyday life! Each of the four videos is 4-7 minutes long; in less than 30 minutes you will have viewed the entire Leadership Now! course.

Feel free to contact us if you have questions or need more information.

Concepts and Objectives

Key Leadership ConceptsObjectives

Personal Leadership

  • Understand the importance of knowing yourself and others in order to lead
  • Learn useful tools to help you better understand yourself and others
  • Find out your DISC style by taking the free DISC assessment


Communicating with Impact

  • Learn effective communication skills
  • Understand and practice body language and organized communications
Intention vs. Perception

  • Learn about emotional Intelligence
  • Master self- and social awareness and management
  • Assess your own emotional intelligence using this questionnaire


Effective Time Management


  • Understand time management
  • Learn and use prioritization tools

Organizers

  • Byron Cryer, M.D., Associate Dean, Faculty Diversity and Development: Grant Principal Investigator
  • Shawna Nesbitt, M.D., Associate Dean, Student Diversity and Inclusion: Grant Collaborator
  • Helen Yin, Ph.D., Associate Dean, Office of Women’s Careers: Grant Collaborator
  • Robert Rege, M.D., Professor and Chair of Surgery, Office of the Dean: Grant Collaborator
  • Dawn Baye, Director, Student Diversity and Inclusion
  • Christina Ahn, Ph.D., Director, Faculty Diversity & Development/Office of Women’s Careers
  • Marissa Hansen, M.A., Program Coordinator, Faculty Diversity andDevelopment/Office of Women’s Careers