POG's Personal Perspectives

The impact of great leadership

Author: Emily Boevers (University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa)

  • The impact of great leadership

    POG's Personal Perspectives

    The impact of great leadership



The mentorship I’ve enjoyed from some UIHC Ob-Gyn faculty has influenced not only my decision to enter this field, but also shaped the way I will practice in the future and given me reason to teach and mentor others. Finding faculty who really pushed me to be not just a better student but a more engaged health care provider, teacher, citizen and leader has cemented my career trajectory. I hope it will lead to richer experiences for the others that I work with along the way. Beyond what I have experienced in other departments, Ob-Gyn faculty at UIHC are doing the after-hours work of inspiring the next generation of women’s health providers. The value of this is incalculable, indescribable, and irreplaceable.

Keywords: Obstetrics, gynecology, Iowa

How to Cite:

Boevers, E., (2018) “The impact of great leadership”, Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology 8(3), 1-2. doi: https://doi.org/10.17077/2154-4751.1418

Rights: Copyright © The authors, 2018.

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Published on
01 Oct 2018
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