My Promise to Medical Students, Residents and New Graduates

Supporting Medical Students, Residents and New-in-Practice Physicians is incredibly important to me.  I have a long history of being by your side in my teaching practice, bolstering your OMSA leaders during very difficult times last year, mentoring individuals, and speaking at practice management and leadership forums throughout the country.  I strongly believe you are our […]

Optimism in Leadership

 Recently a physician colleague shared that in his opinion, “as usual”,  I was “overly cheerful and optimistic”.  His comment got me thinking.  Could this be true?  When conveying a complex message or guiding people toward an often difficult goal, can one be too optimistic?  Does optimism alienate people? Is it authentic?  What effect does it have on leadership? Those who interpret a […]