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For a recap of last year's Summit, please see our photo album and a Storify tweet summary of #PCPSummit2016, as well as our Top 10 Words of Wisdom from the summit sessions. Or visit the webpage for more detail.

Stay tuned for more details. Registration opens in March...

The work of primary care professionals is more important now than ever. With so many unknowns in healthcare, we know one thing won’t change - the impact of great health providers at the heart of care. But in an evolving system of delivery, practitioners at every career stage and in every discipline demand new skills that bridge clinical innovation and authentic connection. At Primary Care Progress, we bring together the push for quality improvement with the need for personal resiliency - strengthening the community at the heart of care and cultivating more compassionate, integrated care teams. This mission comes alive in our professional development programs, through hotspotting projects across the country, within our national network of graduate school chapters, and in our signature annual training event for students in healthcare: the Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit.

 
The annual Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit is an invitation-only, two-day training bringing together faculty and student leaders from across PCP's national network of university-based chapters. Frequently regarded by participants as the best leadership training program in healthcare, the Summit consists of hands-on, interactive sessions that teach early and mid-career professionals how to thrive in a rapidly evolving healthcare environment by building leadership competencies critical for team building, advocacy, and change-management.

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Become a sponsor and support the next generation of healthcare providers! There are a variety of opportunities available, each offering a wide range of promotional opportunities. This is an opportunity to reach a critical group of primary care change makers from different professions and academic settings. Past sponsors have included ABIM Foundation, American Academy of Family Physicians, Association of American Medical Colleges, Atrius Health, Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Family Medicine Education Consortium, Institute for Healthcare Transformation, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, Microsoft, OptumCare, and many others.

Learn more about sponsorship opportunities here or contact development@primarycareprogress.org.
 
  About Gregg Stracks, Psy.D.

Greg StracksThe summit honors the late Gregg Stracks. A founding member of PCP, Gregg was a born teacher, visionary, and optimist. His commitment to improved leadership practices and the value he placed on community building and teamwork provided the core framework for PCP’s leadership development efforts. Working with both individuals and teams, Gregg designed his assessments, feedback, and coaching to ensure that leaders not only gained a greater perspective on their leadership strengths and developmental areas, but also were provided with concrete ways of leading more effectively.

In addition to his work with PCP, Gregg was a co-founder of OPUS Leadership Group, a firm of management and organizational psychologists. Prior to his work with OPUS Leadership, he worked with the Clinton Foundation and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation in Kenya and Mozambique. His passion, humility, and expertise left an indelible mark on all who knew him and worked with him. His commitment to learning and self-improvement remains an inspiration to colleagues, clients, and friends. By emphasizing the importance of self-reflection for improved leadership capacities and outcomes, the Summit proudly honors the work and memory of Gregg Stracks.