Apr 26,27, 2017, Pre-Conference Courses 2 day 8 am – 5 pm
PLI Strategic thinking for results This course is open to physicians only. Limited to 25 participants. The strategic planning process brings to life two responsibilities of leadership: achieving results and transforming systems. The process to create a strategic plan is presented as a relevant, creative and collaborative leadership endeavour that establishes a clear and compelling set of actions to move a health care organization into its preferred future. At the end of the session, you and your team will present relevant strategic actions to address that issue. In the process, you will help shape a vision for change, determine the root causes of challenges that your organization needs to address and establish desired results.
PLI Physician leadership focus: Put unrelenting distractions in their place This new course is open to physicians only. Limited to 40 participants. This course will utilize cutting-edge research with relevant case studies to reveal how the ability to focus distinguishes “stars” from average leaders. The course will assist physician leaders in not only paying attention to what matters to them personally, but also enhancing their attention on building relationships and increasing focus on issues of their complex environment.
PLI Leadership for medical women This course is open to physicians only. Limited to 30 participants. This course focuses on deepening self-awareness and self-knowledge, identifying and developing individual skills and strengths, and highlighting capabilities necessary to address and successfully meet challenges unique to women leaders in medicine.
CSPL Influencer – a VitalSmarts product© This course is open to both physicians and non-physicians. Limited to 40 participants. INFLUENCER© The New Science of Leading Change - combines compelling videos and extensive class exercises to give you the skills needed to effectively change behavior. Whether a formal leader or an individual contributor, Influencer can help you drive the change you need.
PLI Conflict management and negotiation This course is open to physicians only. Limited to 40 participants. Learn strategies to manage conflict within organizations, including using facilitation and resolution processes. In this course you will learn how to avoid the difficulties that conflict can create for relationships, and how the effective management of conflict can enhance creativity and innovation.
Apr 27, 2017, Pre-Conference Courses 1 day 8 am – 5 pm
CMPA Promoting safe medical care: Medical-legal essentials for physician leaders This course is open to both physicians and non-physicians. Limited to 40 participants. Presented by the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA), this interactive full-day workshop allows leaders to develop the right attitudes and gain the knowledge and skills required to establish a workplace culture that promotes and prioritizes safe medical care.