Leadership Development

  • Paula FerradaEmail author


Understanding leadership is an important part of your development as a surgeon. Tools to become a leader are important to be effective in influencing others positively. Knowing your purpose will help in building leadership.


Leadership in surgery Purpose Influence over others Team leadership 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Director of the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Surgical and Trauma ICUVirginia Commonwealth UniversityRichmondUSA
  2. 2.Associate Professor of SurgeryVirginia Commonwealth UniversityRichmondUSA

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