University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
Skip to Content

Chief Resident Leadership Conference

GME hosts a leadership development conference for new chief residents each Spring. This conference provides an opportunity for chiefs from all specialties to come together and build their leadership skills. Attendees receive a helpful resource book titled The Chief Resident as Manager, which they find is a useful reference throughout the year. Popular session topics have included Strategic Communication and Leadership, Professionalism, Caring for Your Residents, Resident Work Hours, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Teaching Medical Students, and Conflict Resolution.