Faculty Leadership Training
Internal Leadership Training
LEAD – Leadership Emerging in Academic Departments
AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar
The AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar is a three-and-a-half-day program designed for women at the Assistant Professor level. Candidates could be physicians or Ph.D. scientists who are considering leadership positions within their disciplines, departments, or institutions.
- 2019: Kristina Goff, M.D.
- 2016: Katherine J. Coyner, M.D.
- 2015: Tiffany Moon, M.D.
- 2014: Michelle Thomas, M.D.; Aylin Rodan, M.D., Ph.D.
- 2013: May Lau, M.D., M.P.H.
- 2012: Ramona Rhodes, M.D., M.P.H.
- 2011: Alice Chang, M.D., M.Sc.
AAMC Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar
The AAMC Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar is a three-and-a-half-day program designed for women physicians or Ph.D. scientists at the Associate Professor level. They should hold leadership positions within their discipline, department, or institution.
- 2015: Lakshmi Raman, M.D.
- 2014: Mamta Jain, Ph.D.
- 2011: Margaret Schwarz, M.D.
Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM) Executive Leadership Program
The AAIM Executive Leadership program provides formal educational skills and knowledge about finances, operations, planning, and management needed for managerial success. AAIM fosters the advancement of learning, discovery, and caring by enhancing the professional growth of academic internal medicine faculty, administrators, and physicians-in-training. Visit AAIM to learn more about the organization and leadership meetings and opportunities.
2018 Attendees: Susan Hedayati, M.D.; Kavita Bhavan, M.D.
ELAM – Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine
The Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program® (ELAM®) prepares senior women faculty members at schools of medicine, dentistry, and public health to effect sustained positive change as institutional leaders. ELAM offers an intensive yearlong program of executive education, personal leadership assessments/coaching, networking, and mentoring activities.
The Drexel University-based program, selects about 60 candidates annually, targeting senior women faculty at the associate or full professor level who demonstrate the greatest potential for assuming executive leadership roles at academic health centers within the next five years.
ELAM, now in its 28th year, is the only national, longitudinal leadership program for women faculty in schools of medicine, dentistry, public health and pharmacy. Its nearly 1,300 graduates hold positions at 300 institutions around the country. 75% of women deans of medical schools are alumnae of ELAM.
In 2022 ELAM launched a partner program, Executive Leadership in Healthcare (ELH) to focus on the unique needs of aspiring executive leaders in health care. Learn more about the UT Southwestern internal selection process for ELAM and how to apply to the 2023-2024 class.
UT Southwestern’s ELAM Alumnae:
2006: Helen Yin, Ph.D.
2006: Robin Jarrett, Ph.D.
2013: Shawna Nesbitt, M.D.
- 2021: Nora Gimpel, M.D.
Harvard Macy Institute Program for Educators in Health Professions
The Harvard Macy Institute Program for Educators in Health Professions is a two-part course designed to enhance the professional development of physicians, basic scientists, and other health care professionals as educators. The program is built around six major themes: the science of learning, teaching skills and strategies, inquiry and evidence in education, curriculum design, leadership development, and innovations in education. Visit Harvard Macy Institute for more information.
January and May 2018 Attendee: Kristina Goff, M.D.
Strategies and Skills Development for Career Advancement and Leadership
Harvard business school's Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare
This professional development program delivers evidence-based strategies, skills development and education that help women at various stages of their healthcare careers step into and succeed in leadership positions. Save the date for this event - November 3-5, 2022. Register by September 30, 2022 for discounted pricing.