Debakey Staff Leadership Program

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The DeBakey Staff Leadership Program is designed to train Veterinary Physiology & Pharmacology (VTPP) staff members to successfully convey critical skills to lead, manage, and direct staff and students at all levels. This training program is unique because it allows participants to apply leadership principles, analyze the impact of their leadership choices, consult with their peers, and document their successes as leaders.

The DeBakey Staff Leadership Program creates professional development opportunities allowing VTPP staff to discuss current leadership topics in the workplace and utilize these skills.


  • Gain leadership experience in careers
  • Network with peers and leaders
  • Earn a certificate after participating for two semesters
  • Document the development of a Leadership Best Practice Report

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