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Soaring on the Winds of Change...Leadership Conversations in the Windy City
2014 SPRING EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT
This activity is Jointly Provided by the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences Department of Continuing Medical Education and WESH (Women Executives in Healthcare and Science).
Program Overview: WESH provides resources for the advancement and promotion of women executives in medicine, healthcare and the sciences. This conference will provide attendees with a working familiarity of the Affordable Care Act and its impact on leaders within the healthcare and science setting. In addition, the conference will provide education and skill training in identifying ethical challenges in the leadership setting and applying new skills for management.
Accreditation: Participants are required to complete a pre-test, a post-test and an evaluation in order to receive continuing education credit. Participants may only claim credit for sessions in which they participate. A certificate of completion will be provided to participants based on documentation of actual attendance, completion of a pre-test, a post-test, an evaluation and payment in full.
Doctors of Medicine: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and Women Executives in Science and Healthcare. The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure of Commercial Support: This educational activity did not receive any grant funding.
Hotel Room Reservations: WESH secured a fantastic room rate of $169 single/double occupancy. This rate is available until April 22, 2014 or until the block is full.
Follow this link to reserve your room online at the discounted WESH group rate. Or, call (877) 865-5321 and request the group rate for Women Executives in Science & Healthcare.
Learning Objectives: at the end of this conference, participants will be able to:
Target Audience: The target audience is physicians, health-care professionals, and professionals in leadership positions within the sciences or individuals seeking leadership positions.
2014 WESH SUMMIT MEETING AGENDA
|Friday, May 9, 2014|
|10:00 AM – 12:00 PM||Registration|
|12:00 – 12:15 PM||Welcome to WESH's Leadership Summit 2014||Sandra K. Willsie,DO, MA
WESH President, 2013 - 2015
Medical Director, PRA International
Susan R. Rosenthal, MD, MS
12:15 – 1:15 PM
Leadership in a time of Uncertainty
|Olufunmilayo F. Olopade, M.B.B.S., F.A.C.O., OON
Professor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine's Walter L. Palmer Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine, Associate Dean of Global Health, University of Chicago
1:15 – 1:30 PM
|1:30 – 5:30 PM||Career Workshop for Senior Women Leaders in Medicine and Science||Janet Bickel, MA
Leadership and Career Development Coach and Consultant
|7:00 PM||Dine Around Chicago, IL||Venues PLUS leadership topic discussions: TBA|
|Sat. May 10, 2014|
|7:30 – 8:30 AM||Breakfast Roundtable: Ethical Challenges in Leadership||Facilitator: Deborah Toth O'Donnell, JD, BSN, RN|
|8:30 – 8:45 AM||Break/Networking|
|8:45 – 10:00 AM||Panel Session: Academic Medicine and Science in the ACA / ACO Environment: Working with/in the C-suite during a time of transition – The Chicago Room||
Bryan N. Becker, MD, MA
Joanne M. Conroy, MD
Terri E. Weaver, PhD, RN, FAAN
Thomas E. Syverson, CPA, MBA
|10:00 – 10:15 AM||Break|
|10:15 – 11:00 AM||Rolling with the Punches: Resiliency and Re-invention||Eve M. Tyree, BS, Chair, Board of Trustees, James Tyree Foundation|
|11:00 AM – 12:00 PM||Panel Presentation: Beyond – what's out there? And...is this a one-way ticket? – The Chicago Room||
Susan Murin, MD, MSc
Holly J. Falk-Krzesinski, PhD
|12:15 – 1:30 PM||
Key Note Address:
Leadership: A view from the top
|Sharon O'Keefe, MSN
President, CEO, University of Chicago Medical Center
|1:30 – 1:45 PM||Break|
|1:45 – 2:30 PM||Introduction to Wikipedia: get involved and inform the world about women leaders' successes and contributions!! (non-CME)||Maia Weinstock
Deputy Editor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Guest Blogger, Scientific American
|2:30 – 3:15 PM||Behavioral Aspects of Interviewing||Elizabeth L. Travis, PhD, FASTRO
Associate Vice President, Women Faculty Programs; Mattie Allen Fair Professor in Cancer Research, Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology, Division of Radiation; Oncology Professor (Tenured), Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology, Division of Radiation Oncology,
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Immediate Past President, WESH
|3:15 – 4:15 PM||A View from Above the Glass Ceiling||Luanne E. Thorndyke, M.D., FACP
Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
University of Massachusetts Medical School
2012 Elizabeth Blackwell Awardee (American Medical Women's Association)
|4:15 – 4:30 PM||
Maintaining the Momentum of Change
|Sandra K. Willsie, D.O., MA|
Women Executives in Science and Healthcare Planning Committee Members:
Abigail Averbach, BA, MSc - UMass Medical School
Grievance Policy: Grievances are handled on an individual basis. Grievances involving the educational content are important and will be considered when planning future activities. All grievances should be directed, in writing, to Brenda Chezek, KCUMB Director of Continuing Medical Education at email@example.com. Responses to grievances will be provided within 30 days of receipt by the University.
Refund Policy: Written cancellations submitted to WESH Headquarters by Fri. April 18, 2014 will be refunded less a $100 administrative fee. No refunds will be issued after April 18, 2014.
Program Accessibility: KCUMB fully complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and rules and regulations thereof. If you are in need of special accommodations, please contact Liz Dougherty at firstname.lastname@example.org in advance of this program.