VITAL – Healthcare Leadership Program

Today’s healthcare environment is ready for transformation and change. Healthcare leaders are responsible for developing and implementing innovative solutions every day.

VITAL provides you with the skills you need to lead change and solve problems in healthcare.

Through VITAL you will learn to:

  • Recognize your leadership style and build on your strengths.
  • Understand your team better.
  • Build strategic relationships.
  • Enhance your emotional intelligence.
  • Foster a culture of innovation.
  • Make an impact on the people you manage.

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.

Program Outline

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

To receive the Certificate of Completion you must take 5 of 6 courses. We recommended you choose Leadership in Healthcare and Managing Change as 2 of your 5 courses.

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)

    Contact us for information about funding options.
  • 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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