Medical Fitness Leadership Institute

Premier Management Institute for
Up and Coming Director Candidates

The Medical Fitness Industry’s only management training course!

The Medical Fitness Leadership Institute course, developed by the Medical Fitness Association, focuses on a variety of topics directly related to the operational success of medical fitness centers and the development of industry leaders for this growing field.

The course is geared to the medical fitness model and medically integrated facilities. The primary focus is on the development of managers and directors either new to the medical fitness industry, or those who are preparing to take on leadership roles for the first time.

Join us for our 2024 Medical Fitness Leadership Institute!

We’ll be holding our 2024 Medical Fitness Leadership Institute as a pre-Conference event with our 2024 MFA Annual Conference. Stay tuned for details!!

Medical Fitness Leadership Institute Registration Rates 
MFA Members preferred rate: $299
Non-Members: $499 (includes a one year Individual MFA Membership)

MFLI and Annual Conference Bundle: Register for both events and receive MFLI for just $100.

Got questions? Please contact Mariann Murphy, MFA VP, at

Registration Includes

  • Participation in the Medical Fitness Leadership Institute
  • Dinner/Social Event
  • Continuing Education Credit Hours

Potential 2024 Topics:

  • Organizational Culture & Leadership
  • Strategic Planning
  • Marketing Essentials
  • The Value Proposition
  • Programming
  • Finance & Budgeting
  • A Leadership Roundtable
  • Staff Management & Leadership
  • Benchmarks & Outcomes
  • Sales & Referrals

2023 Speakers:

Brad Calabrese – General Manager at University Hospitals Avon Health Center
David Evans, FMFA – Vice President of Cooper Wellness Strategies
David Flench, MBA, FACHE, FMFA, ACSM-cEP – MFA President & CEO
Jeff Jeran, MS, CSCS, FMFA – Corporate Director of Fitness Services at Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center
Jennifer Lavoie – Director of Employee Wellbeing at Piedmont Healthcare
Alan Loyd – Executive Director at Beacon Health & Fitness
Doug Ribley, MS, FMFA – Douglas A. Ribley & Associates, LLC
Don Doyle – President at Healthplex Associates
Mike Stack – CEO at Applied Fitness Solutions
Bob Stedman – Robert Stedman Consulting