Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute

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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

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

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

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SPONSORS

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

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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

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 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

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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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.

VIEW

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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scholars-in-sesson
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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.

VIEW

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.

ebony-power-100
ruth-brinkley-and-scholars

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.

VIEW
scholars-in-sesson

OUR SPEAKERS

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

VIEW
bluford-scholars-hallway

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.

VIEW
ebony-power-100

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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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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