6th Annual National Women in Health Care Leadership Summit

Jun 14, 2021 ‐ Jun 15, 2021

Standard: $500.00


The Art of Mindfullness iconThe Art of Mindfullness

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The Art of Mindfullness

Jun 14, 2021 9:00am ‐ Jun 14, 2021 10:00am

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Opening Remarks and Keynote Address

Jun 14, 2021 10:00am ‐ Jun 14, 2021 10:45am

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Opening Remarks

Jun 14, 2021 10:00am ‐ Jun 14, 2021 10:05am

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Keynote Address

Jun 14, 2021 10:05am ‐ Jun 14, 2021 10:45am

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Join the conversation with Director Ford as she shares her experience balancing a demanding career with a busy personal life, returning to work after taking a break, and starting the Office of Product of Effectiveness at the largest health care system in the US. She will also discuss how to create a culture of accountability and her experience working as a woman in leadership within Veterans Affairs.

  • Jennifer Ford, MBA, PMP, Director of Product Effectiveness, Veterans Health Administration (VHA)

Coaching and Mentorship – From Concept to Practice

Jun 14, 2021 11:00am ‐ Jun 14, 2021 11:45am

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• Establish and maintain successful mentor/mentee relationships
• As a leader, learn how to create an environment that encourages mentorship and coaching
• Discuss how to advocate for yourself, while creating space at the table and opportunities for others
• Enlist allies and champions to help you understand your work chart, subculture, and tools to successfully navigate your corporate environment


Lunch & Virtual Networking Lobby

Jun 14, 2021 11:45am ‐ Jun 14, 2021 1:00pm

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Turn on your camera and join us in the Virtual Lobby for that face-to-face networking experience we’ve all been missing. Connecting with your peers and vendors has never been easier - click on an open seat, say hello to familiar faces, and take part in discussions on industry hot topics. We’ll see you in the lobby!

Cultivating Success as a Woman in Health Care

Jun 14, 2021 1:00pm ‐ Jun 14, 2021 2:00pm

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• Create a corporate culture that supports and empowers women
• Leverage your network to find and invest in the right professional relationships
• Hear best practices for taking accountability for your thoughts and actions
• Takeaway key tactics to help you believe in yourself and affirm your self-worth
• Explore your unique strengths to find your voice

  • Kelsey Stevens, FSA, MAAA, MBA, Director & Senior Consulting Actuary, Wakely Consulting Group
  • Jessica Lerner, President and Chief Executive Officer, Community Care Plan (CCP)

The Art of Giving and Receiving Feedback

Jun 14, 2021 2:15pm ‐ Jun 14, 2021 3:00pm

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• Improve performance, accountability, and foster a learning environment with constructive feedback
• Learn how to solicit feedback, and turn sporadic advice into coaching relationships
• Support, motivate, and focus on future-oriented conversations with feedforward
• Discuss how to navigate and take into consideration diverse backgrounds when giving/receiving feedback


The Magic of Authenticity at the Workplace

Jun 14, 2021 3:15pm ‐ Jun 14, 2021 4:00pm

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• Discover your core values as a leader to better connect with your team and develop a sense of belonging
• Foster an environment that allows for risk taking and avoids conformity
• Learn how to draw and accept authenticity in others
• Utilize authenticity to find your own career path
• Embrace vulnerability as a powerful leadership tool


Leading Powerful Conversations iconLeading Powerful Conversations

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Leading Powerful Conversations

Jun 14, 2021 4:15pm ‐ Jun 14, 2021 5:30pm

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Join Dale Klein, a communication expert with extensive experience in the health care industry, as she uncovers the secrets of leading meaningful dialogs whether they are in person, virtual, one-on-one, or in group settings. You will walk away with:

• Tools to create an environment that ignites innovation and avoids “group think” or “follow the leader” responses
• Best practices for public speaking in live or virtual settings
• Tips for approaching difficult topics – how to ask thought provoking questions and lead meaningful discussions

  • Dale G. Klein, M.A., Corporate Communication & Speech Specialist, Profitable Speech, LLC