Supervising and Supporting Faculty

  • Alaka RayEmail author
  • Priya Radhakrishnan
  • Halle G. Sobel


The clinic director has a challenging role that swings between supervision and support. With changes in health care, it is crucial for the clinic director to understand the nuances of operations, finances, quality, and academics. In addition to clinical work, many clinic faculty are also undertaking academic work and teaching of residents and medical students. Thus, clinic directors are required to provide leadership to a diverse group with varying needs. This chapter addresses some of the vital elements of the role.


Leadership Preceptors Supervision 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alaka Ray
    • 1
    Email author
  • Priya Radhakrishnan
    • 2
  • Halle G. Sobel
    • 3
  1. 1.Massachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.HonorHealthScottsdaleUSA
  3. 3.The Robert Larner, M.D. College of MedicineUniversity of VermontBurlingtonUSA

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