Favorite books

Never Split the Difference

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

Now, Discover Your Strengths

Public Policy topics

  • The Affordable Care Act and Health Care Reform

    • The ACA from the Primary Care Physicians' perspective

  • Kansas Energy Resources

    • Energy Policy and Policymaking

    • Hydroelectric Plant Tour

    • Energy Planning and Conservation

  • International Relations

    • Future of World Conflict

    • China Foreign Policy

  • Non-profit Organizations

    • A field guide to non-profit organizations


Professional development

  • Social Media and Integrated Communications

  • Personal Finance and Investment Strategies

  • Financial Accounting

  • Innovation Law

  • Managerial Accounting

  • Business Planning for New Technology-based Ventures

  • Writing: Revision and Style


Leadership development

  • The Human Side of Leading Innovation: MIT, Northerneastern University

  • How to Win Friends and Influence People in Business: Dale Carnegie Training Course

  • Exercising Leadership for Progress: The Kansas Leadership Center

  • Effective Decision Making - Obstacles and Skills: Duke University

  • Psychology of Learning, Teaching and Motivating

  • Collaboration

  • Leading Through Crisis

  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution


Oral communication development

  • Public lecture workshop

  • Broadcast Media Interviews, Sales Pitches, and Webcasts: Oratorio, Washington, DC

  • Cultural Influences on Communication

  • Public Debate in Academia

  • Seminar Presentations

  • Effective Communication and Critical Thinking

  • Crucial Conversations and effective communication


Clinical development