Women's Leadership Program

The Women’s Leadership Program (WLP) is designed for women faculty who would like to engage in a structured learning experience to enhance their personal and professional growth. Each of six monthly sessions is a highly interactive, case-based discussion. The program models a collaborative learning environment for participants to learn essential skills to prepare them for leadership roles within the organization. 

*Applications accepted from 10/05/2020 5AM to 11/02/2020 11PM*

2021 Course Directors

Kathryn Rexrode, MD, MPH

Cheri A. Blauwet

Chief, Division of Women’s Health     
Director, Office for Women’s Careers, CDI
Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS


Assistant Professor of PM&R, HMS
Sports Medicine Physiatrist, BWH
Director, Kelley Adaptive Sports Research Institute
Chair, Mass General Brigham Disability Task Force


The BWH Women’s Leadership Program Program seeks Junior Faculty Women who meet the following criteria: 

  • Instructors with at least two years at rank (as of 1/01/2021)
  • Assistant Professors with any number of years at rank 
  • Associate Professors may apply. Applications will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis
  • Commitment to attend all sessions

Application decisions will be announced in early December 2020.

If you have any questions, please e-mail us at bwhwomenscareers@partners.org

  • Module I: Effective Self Promotion – Wednesday, January 20th from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom
  • Module II: Managing Negotiations and Power in the Workplace – Wednesday, March 3rd from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom
  • Module III: Understanding Financial Management: Perspectives from Leadership – Wednesday, March 31st from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom
  • Module IV: Tools for Successfully Leading Diverse Teams – Wednesday, April 28th from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom
  • Module V: Leveraging Your Leadership Style and Engaging with Sponsors – Wednesday, May 19th from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom
  • Module VI: Personal Action Plans – Wednesday, June 16th from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom OR Wednesday, June 23rd from 12:00-2:00pm, Zoom
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