Archive | April, 2014

The Power of Social Media in Health Care

When you think Health Care, social media isn’t normally the first thing that pops into mind, right? Last week, EHL Vancouver held an event around ‘online presence’, which in a nutshell means “what people think of you from what you put online.” This abundance of online information, as we learned, can be quite influential to our […]

Job Opportunity: Director, Contract Negotiations

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   Are you a leader with excellent conflict resolution, facilitation and interpersonal skills? If so, the Alberta Medical Association (AMA) is recruiting for the position of Director, Contract Negotiations with the Health Economics branch. If you would like a career in a dynamic, member-driven organization that puts people first, this could be the position for […]

EHL Ottawa: Dynamic Women in Leadership Workshop

Women in Leadership

April 16, 2014 EHL Ottawa hosted a dynamic Women in Leadership Workshop featuring Dr. Angela Workman-Stark, Director General, Reengineering – Royal Canadian Mountain Police (RCMP). Dr. Workman-Stark challenged and informed the audience about leadership qualities, differences in gender stereotypes, the importance of empathy, in addition to the role of power and position in the workplace. […]

Strategic Negotiating – Choosing Your Strategy


  We have all been in situations where we have to negotiate – at home, work, with friends etc. Without strategic negotiating skills, it may be difficult to reach the outcomes we truly want. On May 7th, we will be joined by Dr. Loren Falkenberg, Associate Dean of Research in the Haskayne School of Business […]

Edmonton Event: 1, 2, 3…jump! Diving headfirst into change and engagement

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Join this presentation to explore the values that drive change and engagement and your role as a leader in engaging people through change. Learn what employees seek in their workplace and how engaging your teams results in sustainable decision-making. You will leave the session with a clear understanding of the ADKAR change approach and the […]

Career Coaching Event Recap

Career Resume

On February 26, 2014 we welcomed Edmonton Emerging Health Leaders members to our annual career event: “Career Coaching—New Trends in Career Management”.  This event is a “warm-up” event to our annual Mentorship Kick-Off event, which takes place on March 26, and included a panel of four speakers from healthcare, the private sector and academia.  We […]

EHL Ottawa: Women in Leadership Workshop with Dr. Angela Workman-Stark

Women in Leadership Workshop with Dr. Angela Workman-Stark

Learn to develop leadership skills in the private industry and public sector with the Director General – Reengineering of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Dr. Angela Workman-Stark. These leadership skills are practical tools to help members facilitate positive change at their workplace and in the community.

Talking Performance and Transition: An Evening with Kristina Groves


  Join us for another exciting EHL Calgary event! Kristina Groves, former speed skater and four time Olympic medalist, will share her thoughts and experiences on performance, excellence, and transition. An informal conversation with Kristina will be followed by networking opportunities with other emerging leaders and professionals. Get your tickets early so you don’t miss […]

Emerging Health Leaders at the McMaster Health Leadership Forum Table


This year Emerging Health Leaders (EHL) received an invitation to attend the McMaster Health Leadership Forum. The topic of the forum in 2014 was Fostering Leadership for Health-System Redesign in Canada, a topic all of our executive and members are passionate about. The day was spent with 22 other healthcare leaders.   The forum takes a […]