About the KPLI

The Kentucky Physicians Leadership Institute (KPLI) is the premier leadership training program for physicians in Kentucky. Each year, this exclusive program will select 15 physicians to participate in a year-long series of learning events that will cultivate the next generation of physician leaders across the state. The four primary events, culminating in the KMA Leadership Academy, will help address many of the challenges facing the physician community.


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Fred Williams, M.D., chair of the Kentucky Physicians Leadership Institute, a program of the Kentucky Foundation for Medical Care and the Kentucky Medical Association, discusses the program and how it can benefit Kentucky physicians.

2017 Schedule

The Personal Side
of Leadership

Friday, July 14-Saturday, July 15
Introduces participants to many of the critical communication skills associated with being an effective leader. Emphasis placed on how to use those skills.

The Business
of Leadership

Friday, July 28-Saturday, July 29
Introduces participants to the structure and language of business. Participants gain an understanding of components of health care organizations.

From Leadership
to Advocacy

Friday, Aug. 11-Saturday, Aug. 12
Introduces participants to the critical role advocacy plays in ensuring access to health care at the community level.

in Action

Saturday, Aug. 26
Provides participants with an opportunity to engage in an in-depth analysis of a key issue facing health care today. Designed to complement other modules.