VITAL – Healthcare Leadership Program

Values Driven – leverage your personal values for success
Innovative – identify innovative solutions using a simple process
Transformative – understand your personal leadership style
Adaptive – manage change in an agile manner
Leverage Strengths – maximize your leadership strengths

The healthcare environment today is ripe for transformation and change.  Leaders are being tasked with the challenge of developing and implementing innovative solutions to complex problems in healthcare.  A key determinant of a leader’s success in identifying innovation and implementing change, is the way in which they leverage and build relationships.

Our VITAL Healthcare Leadership program will provide participants with the tools to identify opportunities for innovation and implement solutions through strategic relationships.  Aligned and structured with the LEADS in a Caring Environment Leadership Framework, this program is designed to help participants identify and understand their personal leadership style and how to best leverage their strengths to build relationships and champion change in their organization.



This program provides you with the flexibility to choose what is most important for your development. 

Complete any 5 of the modules to receive a Certificate of Completion.

NOTE – It is recommended that you choose Leadership in Healthcare and Managing Change if you are working towards a Certificate of Completion

Program Outline

Leadership in HealthcareGregory McQueenOctober 20, 2017
Creative Thinking and InnovationDavid WeissOctober 27, 2017
Managing Change SimulationEva KleinNovember 3, 2017
Crucial CollaborationsTBDNovember 10, 2017
Leading with Emotional IntelligenceMonica OlsenNovember 17, 2017
Supporting a Culture of InnovationTim ArnoldNovember 24, 2017


You will benefit from:

  1. Hands on approach to learning
  2. Practical tools that have immediate impact
  3. Connecting with like-minded individuals/professionals and developing a network of colleagues who share an interest in changing the face of healthcare

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  • Dates and Fees

    October 20 – November 24, 2017



    $4000 + HST (5 Program Days)
    *Savings of $500.00*

    (meals and parking included)

  • Who Should Attend?

    • Physicians
    • Academic leaders
    • Nurse managers
    • Hospital administrators
    • Leaders in all healthcare settings including allied health and community based programs
  • The Setting

    Classes are held at the:

    DeGroote School of Business
    Ron Joyce Centre
    4350 South Service Road
    Burlington, ON
    L7L 5R8

    The Ron Joyce Centre is easily accessible from the QEW and Go train service.

  • Learn More

    Contact program manager Andrea Mior for more information about this program.

    Andrea can be reached by email at or by phone at 905-525-9140 ext. 20597.

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