Leadership programs

Leadership University

Build your leadership skills by participating in live full-day or half-day courses offered during the AAN Annual Meeting and regional conferences.

2018 AAN Annual Meeting Course Offerings 

Saturday, April 21

C7: Women in Leadership 
This customized program will help participants understand how they uniquely influence and lead, and reveal a personalized look at leadership style. 
Janice M. Massey, MD, FAAN; Orly Avitzur, MD, MBA, FAAN; Keri Bischoff; Julie Anderson
7:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Registration and additional fee required.

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C16: Leadership Challenges in Practice
This customized program will help participants understand how they uniquely influence and lead and reveal a personalized look at leadership style. 
Brad C. Klein, MD, MBA, FAAN
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

C18: Educators' Leadership Course
This course is designed to optimize the skill set of neurology clerkship and program directors.
Jaffar Khan, MD, FAAN
1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Registration on accepted application only. 

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Sunday, April 22

C45: Being A Resilient Leader: How Do You Lead the Change
This course will empower neurologists to become leaders in their communities to increase personal engagement within one's organization, practice, or institution.
Heidi B. Schwarz, MD, FAAN, and Jennifer Rose Molano, MD, FAAN
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.


C46: The Most Important Tool in Your Black Bag: Gallup StrengthsFinders Assessment
In this customized half-day workshop, Gallup Certified consultants Keri Bischoff and Julie Anderson will share a language for understanding your unique strengths, which has powerful application for well being and happiness. 
Keri Bischoff and Julie Anderson
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Registration and additional fee required.

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Monday, April 23

C69: Continuing Your Leadership Journey: Uncharted Waters
After successfully completing the AAN's leadership program, you set off equipped with new skills for leading. This course will refresh your skills and to take your leadership to the next level. 
Barbara L. Hoese
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Registration on accepted application only. Please contact Amy Nostdahl at anostdahl@aan.com to register for this course.

C81: Mitigating the Impact of Unconscious Bias Workshop
During this informative, participatory, and engaging workshop, faculty will explore the science of unconscious bias, with a specific focus on the impact of bias and resulting disparities in the health care sector.
Laraine Kaminsky
1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

  

Tuesday, April 24

C118: Leadership in the Era of Burnout: A Practical Approach to Becoming a True Physician Leader
The challenge of being a leader is complicated by a high rate of burnout. This course will exam how to lead effectively and at the same time promote wellness. 
Terrence L. Cascino, MD, FAAN 
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

C105: Mentoring…Growing the Next Generation of Neurologists
This session focuses on the competencies required to build strong developmental relationships.
Joanne L. Smikle, PhD
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Registration and additional fee required

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Wednesday, April 25

C157: Advanced Leadership Training: Preparing for Your Career’s Insurmountable Opportunities
This highly-interactive program will consider the strategies for finding and creating new opportunities for leadership in one's career and life. 
Robert C. Griggs, MD, FAAN
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. 

C158: Leadership Strengths in Neurology: The Data, Tools and Practical Application of Strengths for Leadership, Team Building, and Personal Development 
Strengths data in the field of neurology will be shared to address your unique needs through interactive and guided discussions as we highlight tools to improve relationships and maximize team productivity.
Keri Bischoff and Julie Anderson
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Registration and additional fee required.

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Women in Leadership is supported in part by grants from Allergan, Inc., Amgen, Lilly, Lundbeck LLC, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, & Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

CONTACT US

For additional information please contact Amy Nostdahl, Senior Manager, Leadership Programs, at (612) 928-6033.