Speed Mentoring with IHPME U of T

November 17, 2016

November 17, 2016

5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST
Health Sciences Building – 155 College Street
7th Floor

Emerging Health Leaders (EHL) Toronto and the University of Toronto Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation (IHPME) present this exciting speed mentoring session. Whether a current student, recent graduate, or early career professional in the health sector, take this opportunity to learn from and network with health care experts and industry leaders.

Attendees will participate in a speed mentorship session focused on five areas:

  • Health Administration;
  • Health Informatics;
  • Health Services Research;
  • Quality Improvement & Patient Safety; and
  • System Leadership and Innovation.

Within each category, attendees will hear from several health care leaders with backgrounds in Research/Academia/ Clinical Practice, Administration/Organizational Development, Policy, and Consulting/Industry.

Confirmed mentors include:

  • Rob Devitt, Supervisor, Chatham Kent Health Alliance Hospitals

  • Christine Sham, Manager, Strategy, Planning and Alignment – eHealth Liaison Branch, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

  • Charissa Levy, Executive Director, GTA Rehab Network

  • Patti Cochrane, Senior Vice President, Clinical Strategy & Chief Innovation Officer, Trillium Health Partners

  • Sarah Downey, President & CEO, Michael Garron Hospital, Toronto East Health Network

  • Lynn Guerriero, Assistant Deputy Minister, Negotiations and Accountability Management, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

  • David Thomas, Vice President, Telus

  • Aaron Berk, Partner & Health IT Lead, KPMG

  • Mike Miller, Partner, Advisory Services, Ernst & Young

  • Nicole Mittman, Chief Research Officer, Cancer Care Ontario

  • Jennifer MacGregor, Managing Director, Allscripts
  • And many more to come!

In addition to the speed mentorship rounds, attendees will have time to informally network with all those present, and perhaps make a few new connections!


5:30 – 6:00 p.m.  – Networking and Light Refreshments
6:00 – 6:15 p.m. – Welcome and Keynote Address
6:15 – 7:45 p.m. – Speed Mentorship Rounds
7:45 – 8:15 pm – Networking and Refreshments


Register for the event here.

Each $10 ticket ($11.20 with fees) provides you with entry, mentorship, and light refreshments. A cash bar will be available on site.

When registering, please choose one of the five available streams that you wish to focus on. Emerging Health Leader registrants may choose an EHL ticket and be allotted to groups by organizers.