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Establishing Essential Leadership Behaviors

Learning Objectives
1. Identify the factors that make leadership training a priority for physicians
2. List the key competencies of health care leadership
3. Explain the concept of professional identity formation as it relates to leadership
4. Describe pathways to formal leadership roles across multiple health care domains
0.5 Credit

  1. Leadership in Health Care

Effective leadership is the most important factor shaping culture in health care and is critical to meeting the challenge of delivering high quality, safe and compassionate care in a complex system. Medical students are encouraged to develop essential competencies and leadership skills to become positive, influential physician leaders.

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  1. Leadership in Health Care

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