Brigham Leadership Program IX
Please apply by 3/21
May 2022 - January 2023

The Brigham Leadership Program (BLP) is in its ninth cohort of the program, which began as the Physician Leadership Program in 2007. The BLP is a rigorous leadership development program designed by the Brigham in collaboration with the Harvard Business School (HBS), and is sponsored by BWH and BWPO Departments.

The program will be delivered over 8 months and include four 2.5 day sessions (full day Wednesday - Friday) on-site at HBS and three 2-hour interim sessions (Thursday afternoons) at Brigham and Women's Hospital. In addition, participants will engage in an applied-learning project at the Brigham. The program features diverse teaching methodologies, including seminars, case discussions, expert panels, and interactive small-group sessions.

Attendance at all activities is required and advance preparation (averaging 5 -10 hours per module) and outside participation in team projects (averaging 2 hours per week) will be necessary.

Program Dates*: All Modules are full days at HBS, Interim Sessions are held from 4-6pm at BWH

Module I - May 11-13, 2022
Interim Session I - June 9, 2022
Module II - September 21-23, 2022
Interim Session II - October 20, 2022
Module III - November 16-18, 2022
Interim Session III – December 1, 2022
Module IV – December 14-16, 2022
Graduation – January 26, 2023

*Please note these dates may be subject to change as we stay aligned with developments related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sponsor recommendation and commitment is required to release participants from professional responsibilities during the program dates and times and to support the participants’ share of the program cost.  Please note, a Sponsor Recommendation Form must be completed for each participant.

Sponsor Reccommendation Forms must be completed online:

Your application is not complete until a Sponsor Recommendation Form has been submitted.

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Target Audience: This activity is intended for all interested participants.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this educational program, participants will be able to:

• Demonstrate a deeper understanding of the fundamental management skills (finance, operations, data analysis, compliance, and marketing communications) required to
effectively lead a hospital/academic medical center department, division, program or strategic initiative.
• Develop a perspective of the inter-dependent systems and constituencies in a complex academic medical center environment.
• Describe the different styles of and situations for personal leadership, enhance self-awareness of leadership and managerial strengths and weaknesses and develop one's own capacity for effective leadership, building consensus and managing organizational transformation.
• Practice improving core competencies including practice-based learning, professionalism, interpersonal communication and teamwork.
• Demonstrate working effectively in team environment that is critical in a health care setting
• Identify different approaches to analysis and problem solving
• Develop skills to identify unmet medical needs and capacity to formulate and implement responsive programmatic initiatives.
• Apply a comprehensive set of strategic frameworks to a project of significant value to the organizational situation. 
Develop skills to identify and address lack of diversity and inclusion in a department, division, program or strategic initiative.
Provided by: The Brigham and Brigham & Women's Physicians Organization


Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Partners HealthCare System designates this enduring material for a maximum of X AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In support of improving patient care, Mass General Brigham is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Mass General Brigham designates this live activity for a maximum of 82.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

82.00 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) contact hours will be awarded

Applications accepted from 02/09/2022 10AM to 04/22/2022 11PM.