The Leadership Symposium is supported by a generous educational grant from Medtronic.


Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Hilton Portland Downtown | 921 SW Sixth Avenue | Portland, Oregon | 97204

The Leadership Symposium is a one-day Leadership Conference geared toward aspiring perfusion leaders. Throughout the program, you’ll work one-on-one with an experienced perfusionist mentor to develop a customized leadership plan that can be implemented immediately.

Do you aspire to be the chief perfusionist, running your own department? Just want to hone your leadership skills? The AmSECT Leadership Symposium will provide a foundation for understanding and improving your leadership competency. The program will focus attention on the unique challenges perfusionists experience in their roles.

Registration Fee: $500
Apply here to attend the Leadership Symposium.

Course Learning Objectives

  • Develop your individual leadership style
  • Identify the challenges unique to the perfusionist
  • Build connections with leaders in the perfusion field
  • Explore strategies for building a team
  • Describe tangible practices to optimizing your relationship with your boss

Who Should Attend

The AmSECT Leadership Symposium is intended for perfusionists who are current or aspiring leaders, including those currently in management positions who desire to improve their leadership potential.

Program Structure

The program will be divided into four courses focused on different leadership domains: personal leadership, team leadership, organizational leadership and performance improvement. Each course will include both didactic presentations and interactive workshop activities.

AmSECT Membership Eligibility

An Active Member shall be any perfusionist active in the practice of extracorporeal circulation technology. There are also opportunities to become a Transitional Active Member for those less than a year removed from graduation from an approved accredited training program. Other options include; an Associate Membership, International Membership, Perioperative Blood Management Clinician Membership, and Student Membership.

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Looking for Employment Opportunities?

AmSECT members may post an available position for a perfusion specialty at your institution or firm.

Non-members may also post positions free of charge, to be reviewed by National Headquarters prior to posting.

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Contact AmSECT

AmSECT National Headquarters
330 N Wabash Ave, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60611

  Phone: (312) 321-5156
  Fax: (312) 673-6656

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