Dr. Willie Davis
Loma Linda University
"This is the best thing I have done for myself in a number of years. CAAMP has given me tools to improve in all aspects of my personal and professional life."
Prof. David Payne
Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
"AAL was very professional. Communication was excellent, engagement was great, and reporting was prompt."
Dr. Tandra Atkins
NYU Lutheran Medical Center
"The AAL team has enhanced my knowledge and decision making tools, objective analysis, and creativity in a radically changing health care environment."
Dr. Achint Utreja
"The ITL program is an excellent opportunity to develop and refresh teaching skills. I would highly recommend it to all educators."
Dr. Marlene Salas-Provance
New Mexico State University
"The magic of AAL is that you are receiving high-level information in a very friendly setting. You are learning so much and the time flies by."
Dr. Karen A. Mlodozeniec
"Compass is a great program that provides useful information to new members of academia regarding scholarly activity and career planning."
Dr. Jean Pawl
"CAAMP II is highly recommended to those who would like to continue learning more about effective leadership in the academic setting."
Prof. Carolynn Zeitz
University of Detroit Mercy
"Another outstanding program from AAL. I have taken all of their courses and I always learn something to implement right away to try something new."
Dr. Jayapriyaa Shanmugham
"The AAL Compass program was an enriching and rewarding experience. The program was well organized and the lectures were very insightful."
Dr. Pinar Emecen-Huja
University of Kentucky
"I greatly value the information I received at ITL. I can implement the educational concepts and strategies immediately in my didactic and clinical teaching."
Dr. Elvin Hernandez
Loma Linda University
“AAL’s CAAMP program provides a robust coverage of topics for newly appointed and mid-career administrative faculty to review in terms of leadership skills, effective communication, and conflict resolution. It is an outstanding forum to interact with experts and participants who are nationally known and well-credentialed.”
Dr. Khaled Hussein
Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
“I've taken quite a few leadership courses and seminars; none come close to the material involved and coordination AAL. Sprinkle a little genuine interest in seeing us succeed and well intentions and you have the best leadership mentors PERIOD.”
Dr. Naquilla Thomas
West Georgia Technical College (Faculty of Color Scholarship Recipient)
"Taking the time to improve myself professionally is expected; however, taking the time to improve myself personally is a privilege. I expected to learn useful techniques at CAAMP but it was a privilege to genuinely feel a connection that will certainly have an impact in both my professional and personal life. Great conference and highly recommended!"
Dr. N. Shaun Matthews
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Faculty of Color Scholarship Recipient)
“A wonderfully diverse and inclusive program which caters to those aspiring to be the leaders of the future and those already established as the leaders of the present. The CAAMP program offers a global overview on the type of concepts and practices that will serve to enhance your leadership skills."
Dr. Sameer D. Jain
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
School of Dentistry
“The Academic Leadership for Residents program provided me step-by-step guidance on how to go about pursuing an academic career. My biggest win from the program was to be able to practice the key virtues of leadership, inspiring me to be a better person. Without a doubt, AAL's residents program is a necessity for anyone who has the slightest inclination to venture into academia.”
Dr. Xuanyu Lu
University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Dentistry
“As an orthodontic resident interested in a career in academia, I was not clear on how to prepare myself. However after attending AAL’s Academic Leadership for Residents program, I now feel much more confident and with a broader view on how to excel as an educator, researcher, and leader in academia. It was a very inspiriting experience and now feel that I’m ready to take that next step toward my future goals!”
Dr. Yaser Alsahafi
College of Dentistry
"Being a new faculty in a developing school, I was constantly in a position were a lot was expected from me without guidance from senior faculty. This program gave me the tools and basic training that made me more aware of my current skills and how to find new resources for future development. My future courses at Taibah University College of Dentistry will never be the same after ITL."