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VUMC New Leader Orientation

VUMC is engaged in the process of becoming one of the best academic medical centers in the world. This is no small ambition. Leaders play a crucial role in making this happen. This two-day orientation will introduce you to Elevate, the name we have attached to this ambition to be one of the best and the journey we must take to get there. In addition to equipping you with knowledge about Elevate, this session will provide basic information regarding VU policies and procedures and assist you in designing a process to continue your professional development.

Click here for more information about the New Leader Orientation Pathway


New leaders are expected to attend the next New Leader Orientation session

that is offered, not to exceed a two-month period after they have been hired. 

See checklist below for further criteria for enrollment.

  1. VUMC new leaders beginning with assistant managers
  2. Those selected to attend future Leadership Assembly (LA) sessions
  3. Leaders who have the following responsibilities:
    • administration of HR procedures and policies
    • supervision of employees, recruitment, performance appraisals, PIC
    • budget administration


To register, search the Learning Exchange. Type keyword - NLO in the search box to view available sessions.

Note: This link takes you to the Learning Exchange learning management system that requires you to log in with your VUnetID first.


**All sessions are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days, with dismissal time to be determined by each individual presenter.**