What is Team Launch?
The Baylor College of Medicine Team Launch program was designed to help prepare students for careers in the health sciences and biomedical research by providing foundational training in relevant teamwork skills.
Team Launch provides Baylor trainees, faculty and staff opportunities to learn and apply team skills within the context of solving contemporary problems in healthcare and biomedical science.
Major themes addressed by Team Launch include characteristics of high-performing teams, strategies for leading complex teams, effective team communication strategies, skills to manage team conflict, and the assessment of teams.
This program helps shape an academic and institutional culture that values teamwork, one of the five institutional values of Baylor College of Medicine.
Team Launch Components
Team Launch is comprised of three interrelated components: