• Chief Resident Leadership Development Program

    Dynamic Content in a Virtual Platform 

    The Chief Resident Leadership Development Program is the only national program dedicated exclusively to family medicine chief residents.  

    Yearlong, Interactive Program Includes:

    • Fall Workshop held in conjunction with the AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX)
    • FMX Registration
    • Longitudinal Programming (e.g. office hours, monthly newsletters, coaching plan, etc.)

    Registration for the 2021 Chief Resident Leadership Development Program is now closed.
    If you have questions, please contact Sam Pener.  

    Core Curriculum for 2021

    • Leadership Overview and Program Overview
    • Being a Chief Resident – Why are you a Chief Resident?
    • Being a Chief Resident – Getting Things Done
    • Creating Healthy, High-Functioning Teams
    • Leading Change and Leading in the Midst of Change
    • Catalyzing the Growth of Others
    • Catalyzing Your Growth as a Leader
    • Your Personality Preferences and Leadership Style


    Mark H. Greenawald, MD
    Course Director

    Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Well-being, and Professional Development, Carilion Clinic Department of Family and Community Medicine; Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA


    Stacy Potts, MD, MEd

    Department Vice Chair of Education, University of Massachusetts Worcester Family Medicine, Worcester, MA.


    Jeri Hepworth, PhD

    Professor Emerita, University of Connecticut School of Medicine; Consultant, Family Medicine Leadership Initiatives,
    Hartford, CT.


    Leon McCrea II, MD, MPH, FAAFP

    Associate Professor, Department of Family, Community, and Preventive Medicine; Senior Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Program Director, DUCOM/Tower Health Family Medicine Residency, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.