Physician Leadership Academy (PLA) of South Florida


The PLA experience will help physicians who want to build and/or improve their leadership skills. Interactive classes will enable physicians to enhance organizational management skills, develop continuing relationships with colleagues and strengthen their leadership roles in the diverse communities of South Florida. The program will include six sessions. Effective physician leadership continues to be critical as healthcare systems evolve. With attendance at all sessions, the Physician Leadership Academy will offer participants:

  • At least 30 AMA Category 1 CME credits (with full attendance)
  • A diverse array of leadership skills training
  • Vital information about health care issues
  • Access to a growing professional network

This program is held under the auspices of the Palm Beach County Medical Society/Services in partnership with Broward County Medical Association and Dade County Medical Association. The program is funded through a grant from The Physicians Foundation and is endorsed by the Florida Medical Association.

Participants will be responsible for participating in a group leadership project. The leadership project will be a vehicle to develop personal leadership and communication skills.

Tuition Fee:

There is no cost to the participant, thanks to a grant from The Physicians Foundation.

Interested? Contact Karen Harwood at 561-433-3940 x119 or [email protected] 

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