Administrator Development

admin leadership confAdministrators are central to the fiscal, operational, and strategic success of departments, divisions, and centers in the School of Medicine. Administrator Development, Education, & Professional Training (ADEPT) supports new and seasoned administrators in fulfilling their roles in a complex clinical, research, and educational environment.

The ADEPT acronym highlights the mission and goals of the School of Medicine’s administrator development programs. As a noun, an adept is a highly skilled or well-trained individual. As an adjective, adept describes an individual as thoroughly proficient or expert.

The mission of ADEPT is to foster the development, engagement, success, and retention of exceptional department administrators. ADEPT integrates organizational research, theoretical models and proven practices to: