SDSMA Center for Physician Resources Health Leadership Institute

Develop the skills to be the leader you aspire to be.

The SDSMA Center for Physician Resources Health Leadership Institute is an initiative of the SDSMA that aims to prepare physicians to lead the transformation of health care delivery by facilitating their development of the knowledge, skills and insights needed to bring the clinical perspective to the decisions that are essential to the delivery of quality, efficient, and cost-effective health care.

Congratulations to the 2019-20 Health Leadership Class!

Denise Hanisch, MD
Laura Hoefert, MD
Madaiah Lokeshwari, MD
Emily Murphy, MD
Meghan O'Connell, MD
Heather Preuss, Md
Jennifer Schriever, MD
Jeremy Storm, DO
Teja Vasamsetty, MD
Brian Wilson, DO

The HLI will soon be accepting participants for the 2020-21 courses. Those with questions may contact Mark East at

All sessions take place at Good Earth State Park, 26924 480th Ave, Sioux Falls.
There are six monthly sessions - Friday evening from 5:30 pm-9 pm, and Saturday morning from 8 am-12 noon.

2019-20 HLI dates are the following:
September 27-28
November 1-2
November 22-23
January 24-25
February 28-29
March 27-28

To learn more, please contact Mark East at or 605.336.1965.