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The Dan O'Keeffe SMFM Leadership Academy

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The Dan O’Keeffe SMFM Leadership Academy is designed to engage MFM subspecialists in a unique professional development experience that frames leadership as the ability to build relationships, cultivate excellence, and sustain energy for productive influence, agency, and motivation to enact positive change.

As a participant, you will engage with your peers and gain critical leadership knowledge and skills for today’s healthcare environment. The registration fee includes both in-person sessions as well as five web-based sessions:

Session 1: October 11-13, 2019

Session 2: March 27-29, 2020

Course Faculty: Mike Foley, MD; Dan O'Keeffe, MD; and Idahlynn Karre, PhD

Location & Hotel Accommodations: The Leadership Academy will be in Denver at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. A block of rooms has been reserved for course attendees at a discounted, group rate of $299/night. To enjoy this special rate book online or call +1 (303) 312- 3800. Please identify your affiliation with the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine when calling. You must book by September 18, 2019, to get this rate.

Registration Rates: Course fees cover all course materials as well as breakfast and lunch on October 11 and 12, 2019 and March 27 and 28, 2020.

  • Member Rate: $3,235
  • Non-Member Rate: $4,325

Scholarship Opportunity for Third-Year Fellows

There is an opportunity for a third-year fellow to attend the Leadership Academy. The scholarship, initiated by the generous support of SMFM members to the Foundation for SMFM, is in recognition of the distinguished service of Dr. Dan O’Keeffe to the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine and his dedication to excellence in leadership in healthcare. The scholarship will be offered to an outstanding physician and promising leader among third-year MFM fellows. The scholarship covers: tuition fees for both sessions of the course (must attend both), six-month practicum with electronic connections and learning, and executive coaching for the duration of the course. If you have questions, please contact Jessica Sheehan (jsheehan@smfm.org). NOTE: the application period for 2019-2020 Academy has ended.

Not a Member? Join SMFM today and you will receive the member-only discount on your meeting registration. You will also gain access to all of the member benefits. Questions? Contact Tim Heinle at theinle@smfm.org for more information regarding membership.

Questions? Contact Nneka St. Gerard at nstgerard@smfm.org.

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Event Overview

October 11, 2019 - October 13, 2019
Denver, Colorado, United States
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