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Integrative Leadership Practices

Taking Leadership to the Next Level

The potential to transform healthcare has never been greater, but will require a new type of leader.

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Creating a New Vision For Healthcare

Cultural transformation begins from within each individual leader.

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Healthcare is Changing
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    The Program

    The application for February 2017 enrollment is now open.


    Watch an on-demand presentation by Leadership Program faculty on the critical elements of success in Integrative Leadership.


An integrative approach to care not only encompasses an interest in expanding the evidence-based therapies used by healthcare providers to cure disease and restore health, it also includes a set of principles — such as being patient-centered and fostering patient engagement — that address how the care is delivered.  In addition, it emphasizes the creation of a culture of health and wellbeing, not only for patients and providers, but throughout the healthcare system and in the greater society as well.

In this time of change, many of the principles embraced by integrative healthcare are now in direct alignment with of the overall direction and evolution of healthcare reform

In addition to addressing major health concerns such as cancer survivorship, obesity, autoimmune diseases, cardiac conditions, metabolic syndromes and mental health issues such as depression, integrative strategies have also been successful in improving:

  • Population Health Challenges
  • Employee Wellness
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Resiliency in Patients and Providers
  • Patient Engagement
  • The Triple Aim
  • Physician/Provider Engagement
  • Prevention and Health Promotion
  • Focus—Being and Staying Present
  • Sustainable Healthcare
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Stress Reduction/Burnout

Once a leader understands the principles behind Integrative Healthcare, then creative solutions to our everyday problems come into view.

If you are interested in becoming one of the leaders who will help transform our healthcare system and improve the health of our nation, the Leadership Program in Integrative Healthcare at Duke University is for you.

What is different about the
Leadership Program in Integrative Healthcare?

Adam Perlman, Director of the Leadership Program in Integrative Healthcare, explains what makes this program different from other leadership programs and what participants can expect to get out of the program.

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