USU LEAD Curriculum

USU Campus


Instructor-led sessions occur throughout the students’ tenure at USU. Topics and lessons are based on the FourCe-PITO Framework.

Leadership lesson topics include:

  • Introduction to Military Medical Leadership
  • Role of the Military Medical Officer
  • Role of the Services and Medical Departments
  • Myers Briggs Type Indicator Overview and Exercise
  • Emotional Intelligence Overview and Exercise
  • Leadership in Film (MFP 101)
  • Leadership Reaction Course (MFP 101)
  • Roles of Context and Organization
  • Effective Communication and Exploring Character
  • Art of Military Briefing Exercise
  • Crisis Communication (MFP 102: ACME)
  • Difficult Conversations
  • Effective Team Building
  • Military Decision Making Process
  • Military Medicine FourCe-PITO Review
  • Team Performance under Stress (MFP 201: Gunpowder)
  • Military Contingency Medicine
  • Communicating at Organizational Level
  • Bushmaster Field Exercise (MFP 202)