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Call for Leading Change Fellowship Chair
Deadline for applications is April 1, 2017

The yearlong Leading Change Fellowship educates and empowers mid-career and senior faculty in clinical leadership roles to lead change within their institutions, larger surrounding environments, and at the national level.

The chair will serve a 2-year term from December 2017 to December 2019, with review of fellow applications beginning in September 2017. There is an option to serve a second term. 

Chair responsibilities include:

  • Working with the fellowship faculty to develop and facilitate fellowship content focused around change leadership
  • Working with faculty to plan monthly 1-hour conference calls with fellows
  • Developing agenda for and facilitating a 1-day workshop at the STFM Conference on Practice Improvement
  • Developing agenda for and facilitating a 1-day workshop at the STFM Annual Spring Conference
  • Serving as an advisor for fellows on their practicum projects
  • Developing periodic reports for the STFM Board of Directors
  • Promoting and recruiting for the Leading Change Fellowship
  • Participating in the review and selection of fellowship applicants 

The Chair will be reimbursed up to $800 in travel expenses (for each conference) to facilitate training at the Conference on Practice Improvement and the STFM Annual Spring Conference. 

To apply:

Submit a letter of interest with qualifications (2 pages max) to Melissa Abuel by April 1. Include your name, degrees, job title, and program/institution name.

Diversity is a core value of STFM. When filling leadership positions, STFM takes into consideration many factors: expertise, knowledge, gender, age, degree, race/ethnicity, role, geography, etc.

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