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Leadership Resources

Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM)

ELAM offers comprehensive leadership and management skills for female-identifying faculty at associate professor level or higher. ELAM's intent is to develop future leaders for academic medicine. UMSOM is proud to offer support for up to 2 faculty per annum to attend this program. If interested in applying, please contact Robertha Simpson



Stanford Physician Leadership Certificate Program

This program offers comprehensive leadership and management skills in a completely virtual learning format to help make these critical skills accessible to a broad and diverse physician audience. The program seeks a diverse cohort of participants from academic medical centers across the US. Applications for our February 2023 cohort are currently being accepted. To learn more, visit the Stanford Medicine website, or watch this short video.

Stanford Medicine


AAMC Leadership Development

The American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) also offers several leadership development programs for faculty. 

AAMC Leadership Development

Research Resources

For faculty interested in growing a research career, looking for mentoring, or assistance with identifying funding options, publishing research, or other research-related questions, the SOM Office of Research Affairs and the Center for Advanced Research Training and Innovation (CARTI) are excellent resources. 

Teaching Resources

For faculty interested in education, please visit the Medical Education Leadership Academy (MELA) website.


Training Resources

A list of mandatory and optional training resources available to faculty engaged in clinical and basic sciences.

Training Resources

Wellness Resources

The link below takes you to free wellness resources available to all faculty.

Wellness Resources

WIMS Speaker Series 2022 Videos:

Executive MBA & Masters in Health Professions Education Information Video