LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

The Institute is held annually in Kansas City bringing young talent from around the country for an overview of today’s healthcare landscape and its impact on health equity.

 

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SPEAKERS

SPEAKERS

Presenters for the Institute include a wide range of executives from the fields of healthcare, business, law, and banking.

 

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INTERNSHIP LOCATIONS

INTERNSHIP LOCATIONS

Scholars are placed in high performing health systems for continued mentoring and leadership development.

 

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SPONSORS

SPONSORS

Premier healthcare systems and individuals partner with the Institute to positively impact health outcomes.

 

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

The Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute (BHLI) is a prestigious, intense professional development program designed to expose under represented scholars with exceptional leadership potential to today’s challenging healthcare landscape, creating a pipeline of talent to address health disparities.

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OUR SPEAKERS

OUR SPEAKERS

Speakers for the BHLI include a wide range of healthcare professionals and executives from the nation's top corporations.

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JOHN W. BLUFORD III

JOHN W. BLUFORD III

John W. Bluford III is a nationally known healthcare innovator who has been recognized by Modern Healthcare and Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the Most Influential People in Healthcare.

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EBONY MAGAZINE

EBONY MAGAZINE

John W. Bluford, president and founder of the Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute (BHLI), is among 100 black luminaries being recognized by Ebony Magazine. Ebony Magazine has recognized outstanding achievements by African-American entertainers, corporate heads and civic leaders for the past 70 years through its Power 100 list.

 

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  • Carolinas Healthcare System
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  • Georgia Buchanan Charitable Foundation
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  • Novant Health
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  • 300 Joe Wilkins
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  • Copaken Family
  • Health Care Foundation Kc
  • Helzberg Foundation
  • US Bank Foundation
  • Randall Ferguson
  • Hospital Corporation Of America
  • Sonie Ruffin Family
  • Ruth Brinkley
  • University Kansas Hospital
  • Louis Smith
  • 300 Walgreens

DISCOVER THE POTENTIAL

Each year, executives from the region’s top corporations provide insight on the steps an individual must take to reach their goals. This intimate dialogue offers an invaluable opportunity to realize one’s own potential.


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