What is unique about pediatric leadership?
Episode 2: Pediatric Leadership: The New Medicine Podcast
Jason Terk, M.D., is a general pediatrician at Cook Children's Keller Parkway. He has held several positions of leadership in Cook Children's Health Care System. He currently servces with the Texas Medical Association as a member of the Council of Legislation and is the immediate past president of the Texas Pediatric Society.
- Have you noticed differences in leading in or advancing pediatric issues?
- What are some particular challenges in pediatric leadership?
- Moving forward, what are some particular issues in pediatrics where we need strong leaders to step in and lead?
“Future pediatric leaders are waiting to step forward and it’s a matter of responding to the tap on the shoulder, the encouragement of a colleague to get involved.” – Jason Terk, M.D.
Read Dr. Terk’s article about low HPV vaccination rates-Epic fail