Leadership Development Track

Formed during the 2015-2016 academic school year, the Leadership Development Track (or LDT for short) is a composite of activities identified through Phi Lambda Sigma, the School of Pharmacy and the profession of pharmacy as a way to hone individuals’ leadership goals and foster leadership development within the student body. PLS will be holding a ceremony at the end of the year to celebrate those who complete the LDT.

Below are the seven (7) requirements for the Leadership Development Track.

  1. Attend one professional conference per year:
    1. PSW Annual
    2. PSW Legislative Day
    3. PSW Educational Conference
    4. APhA Annual
    5. ASHP Annual or Mid-Year
    6. ACCP Annual
    7. MRM
    8. Other (with approval)
  1. Attend 2019 Kremer’s Lecture (April 2nd 12:00 – 1:00 PM in Signe Skott Cooper Hall Auditorium)
  2. Complete the Career Fair Activity 2018
    1. Six business cards from booth holders
    2. One page reflection due by the end of winter break
  3. Attend one breakout session per semester:
    1. We will offer at least 3 breakout sessions per semester:
    2. A list of breakout session topics and dates are listed below
    3. Interested in leading a breakout session and getting credit for it? Contact us!
  4. Attend three breakfast talks/residency club meetings per semester:
    1. You can complete 3 breakfast talks or 3 residency club meetings or a combination of the two
  5. Attend one inter-professional event per year:
    1. Inter-professional health summit
    2. IPHC case competition
    3. MEDiC Noon-Talks (Do not have to be trained in MEDiC to attend)
      1. MEDiC Shifts DO NOT count
    4.  Interprofessional Case Study (Fall Mini Summit)
    5. Other events as they come up during the year- watch for reminder emails or send us an email if they find something you are interested in!
  6. Attend one Required Elective per year
    1. Attending 1 additional breakout session
    2. Attending 1 additional residency club or breakfast talk
    3. Attending 1 additional inter-professional event
    4. Present a poster at a meeting/conference
    5. Lead a breakout session
    6. ASHP counseling event
    7. ACCP pharmacotherapy competition

For more details, see the Verification Form.  In order to complete the LDT you must turn this form in . If you have any questions/comments/concerns feel free to contact Andrea Gray(alnagel@wisc.edu) or Jordan Hilsenhoff(jhilsenhoff@wisc.edu). If you are wondering if an event qualifies for one of the requirements, contact us!

If you want reminders for our events, please sign up on our listserv by sending an e-mail to: join-pls_ldt@lists.wisc.edu

Dates of Upcoming Leadership and Development Track Events

Breakfast Talks

  • Monday, February 11th, 7:45-8:45 AM in Rennebohm room 1116. Kari Trapskin, Vice president of Health Care Quality Initiatives at PSW will be joining us.
  • Monday, March 11th, 7:45-8:45 AM in Rennebohm room 1116.  Kyle Miller, supervisor of the specialty pharmacy  at SSM Health, will be joining us.
  • Date TBD.  We will be hosting a faculty panel on clinical practice and research opportunities outside of the School of Pharmacy.

Breakout Sessions

  • Tuesday, February 12th, 12:00-1:00 PM in Rennebohm room 2339.  Join Katie Sherman and Rachel Kent to discuss taking on new leadership roles!
  • Date TBD.  We will be discussing self-care for busy professional students.
  • Wednesday, March 13th, 6:00-7:00 PM in Rennebohm room 2233.   We will be discussing executive presence.
  • Tuesday, March 26th, 12:00-1:00 PM in Rennebohm room 2339.  We will be discussing ways to update your CV!
  • Date TBD.  We will be discussing professional speaking.
  • Date TBD. We will be discussing how to get the most out of your DPH-2 internship.

Residency Clubs

  • Wednesday, March 13th, 5:00-5:45 PM in Rennebohm room 2006.  We will be having an admin residents  panel.
  • #2 Date TBD

Celebration Ceremony for LDT Completers!

Coffee, Cake and Certificates!

  • TBD
2016 Recipients of the LDT Certificate
2016 Recipients of the LDT Certificate