Welcome to the new LIAM 5.0!!!  For more information about the LIAM program, you can view this online module.  Questions can be directed to or call 502-852-1043. 



To develop the next generation of leaders at the Health Sciences Center by investigating the following question:  How can we best apply leadership and innovation principles to influence a group or organization to achieve a common goal?

Upon completion of LIAM, graduate students will be able to:

  • Appropriately integrate emotional intelligence skills and knowledge to enhance professional and personal relationships.
  • Effectively employ communication techniques to enrich interpersonal interactions.
  • Recognize and be able to influence the factors that drive an organization's culture.
  • Evaluate, and problem solve ill-structured problems in innovative and creative ways.

LIAM Graduates 

  • 2018 = 16 

  • 2019 = 20 

  • 2020 = 25 

  • 2021 = 39 

  • 2022 = 47 

147 total graduates by July 2022 (101 HSC; 41 Belknap, 5 UL Health) 

MedStar Honoree

The LIAM program was awarded the 2019 A.O. Sullivan Award for Excellence in Education by the MediStar Organization