Core Leadership Competencies

(Click on each Center to learn more.)

The CareerPhysician Core Leadership Competencies are attributes expected from successful physician leaders and programs. We firmly believe expertise in each of these competencies will be required of all next generation leaders seeking to advance their programs, cultures and teams into the future. In partnership with the Child Health Advisory Council, we are committed to establishing a foundation of success for academic leadership through executive search and leadership development efforts grounded in these Core Leadership Competencies. Skill development in each of these areas will be critical to the success of transformational leaders, programs and departments.

We have developed a list of attributes, assessment questions, FAQs, related Pediatric Insight articles and Council Conversations for each of the 10 Competencies: