Although there are many opportunities in physician leadership training available, we have identified just a few of the courses and resources below.
If anyone has taken any of the courses listed and can provide feedback on them to please do so. Additionally, if you are aware of any other courses that you would recommend, please send us the details so that we can add it to the list.
Department of Medicine (DoM) faculty members interested in exploring any of these or any other leadership opportunities are encouraged to submit the request to Jill McCreary to learn more about funding.
Canadian Society of Physician Leaders
Physician Leadership Resource Manual (Ontario Hospital Association)
Alberta Health Services: Physician Leadership Development Report
Physicians Leadership Series – Elsevier
Centre for Physician Leadership
Physician Leadership Training Programs
New and Emerging Academic Leaders (NEAL) Program (Centre for Faculty Development)
Rotman School of Management (U of T): UHN-Rotman Leadership Development Program
CAME CLIME (Canadian Leadership Institute for Medical Education)
Canadian Medical Association Physician Leadership Institute
Ontario Medical Association Physician Leadership Development
Physician Leadership and Management Program, Memorial University
Physician Leadership Program (PLP) at the Sauder School of Business, UBC
Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Leadership Program, Tefler School of Management, University of Ottawa
Canadian Medical Association - Canadian Conference on Physician Leadership
American Association for Physician Leadership: Physician Leadership Development Program
American College of Physicians Leadership Academy (various courses and programs including free online webinars.)
Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Drexel University (for women)
Institute for Physician Leadership, UCSF
International Leadership Development Program for Physicians, Harvard University
Harvard Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers
Leadership for Physician Executives Seminar, The Levinson Institute in association with Harvard Medical School
Physician Leadership College, University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, MN
Physician Leadership Program, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Washington State Medical Association Physician Leadership Course, Seattle, WA
Vanderbilt Center for Patient and Professional Advocacy (2018 dates coming this spring)
Young Physician Leaders: Interacademy Medical Panel
Queen’s Organizational Development and Learning (ODL) Dept in HR offers some leadership courses. Structured for Queen’s employees in management roles, this may be more pertinent to staff management. However, if faculty are interested, please review the link below.
Alternately, we could request that the HR Department present a series of 1 hour sessions on leadership, conflict resolution, emotional intelligence, understanding difficult personalities for those wishing to attend.