LEAD: Leadership, Exploration, and Development

Title & description

This program combines three of our most popular nursing experiences offered at Johns Hopkins. The two weeks of intensive learning about our best nursing practices and leadership skills are action-packed, highly interactive, and share the most up-to-date content for nursing leaders today. These weeks are followed by customized observerships ranging from one to four weeks, during which you will see Johns Hopkins leaders and/or clinicians in action. Learn secrets from our pros and find out why past participants rave about these programs!

  • October 6-9:  Inside Hopkins Nursing - Best Practices

    • Our unique Nurse Visitor Week program provides four days of detailed presentations for individuals and groups who want to learn more about the best practices of Johns Hopkins Nursing. It also provides the participants the opportunity to visit/tour our new clinical building and simulation center. Click here for details.
  • October 13-16:  Nursing Leadership Academy

    • In this 4-day intensive program, you'll explore best practices with management experts and learn practical strategies from experienced Johns Hopkins nursing leaders. You'll combine opportunities for self-assessment and self-reflection with highly interactive group sessions built around realistic and challenging work situations. You'll work closely with a peer group to identify and address the most critical issues in the lives of nursing leaders today. Click here for details.
  • Beginning October 20: ​Clinical and/or leader observerships for up to 4 weeks.

Take advantage of the 3-day weekend in between these two programs to sight-see, shop or travel.  The Johns Hopkins Hospital is centrally located to many destinations; Baltimore, Washington D.C, Philadelphia, New York City, Ocean City, just to name a few.

Tuition varies with the length and type of observership preferred. Pricing begins at $2645 for the first two weeks. Contact Sheila Manuel-Ascano, smanuel2@jhmi.edu for details, including price for observership. 

If you are unable to attend for this extended period of time, both      Inside Hopkins Nursing  and Nursing Leadership Academy are available as stand-alone programs.

  • Statement of Contact Hours:  32.4 ANCC continuing education contact hours awarded.
  • Cancellation policy: 100% refund if cancellation is at least 2 weeks prior to event, 50% refund if cancellation is 1 week prior to event. No refund if cancellation is less than 1 week prior to event.
Time & place
Start and expiration dates: 
Monday, July 7, 2014 - Monday, September 22, 2014
Event date: 
Mon, 10/06/2014 - 8:30am - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 4:00pm
The Johns Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD
United States
Available credit:
  • ANCC: 32.40
This activity closed on September 22nd, 2014 and is no longer available for enrollments.