Emerging Leaders Program

Call for Nominations: Due Friday, Oct. 7

to bumcprovost@bu.edu

BUMC Emerging Leaders Program: Oct. 26-27, 2022

Trustees Ballroom, 1 Silber Way, Charles River Campus

This two-day intensive program explores the characteristics of effective leaders and introduces key leadership skills to help late assistant professors and early associate professors on the Medical Campus.

Participants attend discussions on what it takes to emerge as a leader, and workshops to practice those skills and develop a network of peers.

Emerging Leaders Program Faculty includes BU Schools of Dental Medicine, Public Health, Medicine, Questrom, Law and Communication.

Target Faculty Participants: Late assistant professors and early associate professors who are beginning to lead small team, from all three Medical Campus schools.

Interested faculty should discuss their nominations with their department chair, division chief or an associate dean or center director.

Department chairs, division chiefs, associate deans or center directors should submit the nominee’s name, CV and no more than a one page description of their promise as a leader, their effectiveness, innovation, reliability, and capacity to energize and motivate others to bumcprovost@bu.edu by COB Friday, Oct. 7.

Draft Program

Day One: Wednesday, Oct. 26

7:30 a.m. | Registration, Breakfast available

8 a.m. | Breakfast, Welcome, Introduction and Logistics

  • BUMC Provost & BUSM Dean Karen Antman, GSDM Dean Aldo Leone, BUSPH Dean Sandro Galea

8:30 a.m. | Exemplary Leadership Practices, Self-awareness and Leadership

  • Ned Rimer, Questrom

10 a.m. | Break

10:15 a.m. | Priorities for Research in the Post COVID-19 World

  • Sandro Galea, BUSPH

11 a.m. | TBD

Noon | Lunch

  • Leadership from BUGSDM, BUSM, BUSPH (to be named)

1 p.m. | Financial Decision-making

  • Michael Smith, Questrom

2:45 p.m. | Break

3 p.m. | Leadership in Health Equity

  • Kate Walsh, BMC President & CEO

4 p.m. | Panel: Financial Decision-making on the Medical Campus

  • Tony Rizzo, BUSM, Tim McDonough, BUGSDM, Ira Lazic, BUSPH, Bill Creevy, BU Medical Group

5 p.m. | Adjourn


Participants Evaluation

Day Two: Thursday, Oct. 27

7:30 a.m. | Breakfast available

  • Aldo Leone, GSDM, Karen Antman, BUMC/BUSM, Hee-Young Park, BUSM

8 a.m. | Review of Day One

  • Karen Antman, BUMC/BUSM

8:15 a.m. | Communication

  • Justin Joseph, COM

10 a.m. | Break

10:30 a.m. | Legal Issues in Academia

  • Erika Geetter, Lisa Tenerowica, Sheila O’Leary, Office of the General Counsel

11:45 p.m. | Lunch: Diversity Panel

  • Yvette Cozier, BUSPH, Larry Dunham, BUGSDM, (to be named) BUSM

1 p.m. | Conflict & Negotiations for Success, Negotiation Skills

  • Moshe Cohen, Questrom

2:45 p.m. | Break

3 p.m. | Panel on Communication and Conflict Management

  • Margaret Errante, GSDM, Mike McClean, BUSPH, Hee-Young Park, BUSM

4 p.m. | Evaluations, Meeting Wrap Up & Next Steps

  • Karen Antman, BUMC/BUSM and participants

5 p.m. | Adjourn