Women In Healthcare Leadership

Agenda

2014 Women in Healthcare Leadership Summit
When:
December 11, 2014
Location:
Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport
                 1900 Sullivan Road, Atlanta, GA 30337
 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11
7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m.
Breakfast

8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

General Session: Getting a seat at your Leadership Table; How Women Can Land The Leadership Roles They Want
This powerful and inspirational program will challenge you to analyze how your past leadership experiences have shaped the leader you are today, but may not be sufficient to take your ‘leadership game’ to the next level.  At the end of this program you will have an Action Plan to start today becoming the leader you want to be tomorrow.
Presented by Lynda McDermott ,  President, EquiPro International, Ltd

 

10:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m.  Break

10:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
General Session: The Leadership Journey
Presented by Dr. Margaret Cary, MD MBA MPH, Executive Coach, Speaker, Trainer, Facilitator, and Faculty Member, Georgetown and George Washington University Medical Schools

11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch/Networking

1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. 
Breakout Session #1: Interviewing Skills 
Presented by Dorothy Billingsly, President, Rudish Executive Search

Breakout Session #2: Coaching 'What's In It For You'
Presented by Dr. Margaret Cary, MD MBA MPH, Executive Coach, Speaker, Trainer, Facilitator, and Faculty Member, Georgetown and George Washington University Medical Schools

Breakout Session #3: Effective Communications for Different Personality Styles
DEFUSING DIFFICULT PEOPLE gives ACTION ITEMS to healthcare leaders who refuse to tolerate toxic behavior. Attendees will discover new skills, such as: neutralizing  the negative impact of gossip and unfounded information; noise-canceling techniques to kill chatter and  time-wasting behavior; using your Leadership Language in times of professional change and more.
Presented by Soni Dimond, President, Soni Dimond Media

2:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m.  Break

2:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
General Session: Healthcare Entrepreneurship Panel
This panel will highlight the entrepreneurial talents of women in healthcare.  We will showcase innovative women who will share the insights, inspirations, and experiences from their careers and life. 
Presented by Sherry Stewart Deutschmann, Founder & CEO, LetterLogic, Inc.  
Tessie Ganzsarto, CHCE, Co-Founder & President, Alternate Solutions Health Network
Gail 
Scarboro-Hritz, A.S., C.H.F.P., Founder & Managing Partner, Hritz Management Services
Sheila Schweitzer, Founder & CEO, PatientMatters
Judith Starkey, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Chambelin Edmonds & Associates, Inc. 

4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
General Session: Be the Voice, Not the Echo
In the Healthcare Profession, as well as the corporate world, we are all living in an echo chamber of conformity, and sameness.  And, unfortunately, far too many individuals are content to go along to get along.  --Today, our world is crying for authentic leaders to step up.  This is your time!  
Presented by John McMunn, President, McMunn Enterprises, Inc.

6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. 
Networking Reception