The object of the Society shall be the advancement of the art and science of surgery by: the encouragement of its members to pursue original investigations both in the clinic and in the laboratory; the development of methods of graduate teaching of surgery with particular reference to the resident system; free and informal interchange of ideas pertaining to the above subjects.
The SUS Leadership Agility Program, designed in collaboration with Kellogg School of Management, equips leaders to advance their careers in academic medicine amidst an ever-changing landscape. The program leverages Kellogg’s strength in meeting the unique design requirements of the healthcare sector through faculty and practitioners who have instructed thousands of healthcare professionals on their leadership journey. This program is rooted in theory-driven knowledge and concrete strategies that allow participants to put new ideas into action.
who should attend/target audience
Aspiring Surgical Leaders, Division Chiefs, Center Leaders, Hospital and Medical School Leaders
The course will take place at the James L. Allen Center, which is located on Northwestern University’s Evanston, Illinois campus on the western shores of Lake Michigan. The Allen Center is designed to facilitate peer learning and informal interactions among faculty and participants. It is completely self-contained with classrooms of all shapes and sizes, fully equipped study-group rooms, bedrooms, dining rooms, lounge areas, snack rooms, laundry service and an exercise room. All 150 bedrooms are equipped with Internet connections and voice mail. During your stay, you will enjoy a private bedroom and bathroom with views of Northwestern University’s campus or the lakefront and your commute to the Course each morning is only a brief elevator ride or quick walk downstairs from your room. The Evanston Campus is about a 30-minute drive from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, with taxis readily available going both to and from the airport to the Allen Center.
Registration fees include:
Registration fees are:
After May 1, 2017:
Additional fee if arriving to the Allen Center on September 16:
Cancellation and Refund Policy
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