Leadership Connections

Evanston, IL US
April 21, 2022 to January 19, 2023
Leadership Connections will enhance leadership capability and strengthen relationships (physician, clinical and administrative) through a series of engaging learning experiences. Leaders will develop themselves and others, supporting their growth and effectiveness, and lead to outcomes supporting NorthShore's partnership value drivers of Innovation & Partnership and Physician Partnership for Mutual Success. The Leadership Connections program will take place from April 2022 through January 2023. It consists of five learning experiences delivered in-person and virtually and facilitated in partnership with the Center for Creative Leadership.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed for an interprofessional audience with direct patient interaction and for those interest in careers in administration.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Apply Direction-Alignment-Commitment™ framework as a tool to understand leadership in organizations;
  • Provide effective feedback and coaching to colleagues and patients alike;
  • Use a tool that aides in self-awareness and self-management of emotions;
  • Lead and collaborate across organizational and geographical boundaries.
  • Use a variety of influence styles to scale their impact.
  • Employ a research-based framework to assess the needs, characteristics and dynamics of a team.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Systems-based Practice
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Christine Miller
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 27.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 27.50 Participation
Event starts: 
04/21/2022 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
01/19/2023 - 1:00pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 
NorthShore University HealthSystem Campus
2650 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
United States

This activity is happening virtually and in person.

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ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact Christine Miller via e-mail at cmiller2@northshore.org.

The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

Joseph Golbus, MD
Co-Physician Executive
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Mahalakshmi Halasyamani, MD
System Chief Clinical Officer
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Dianna Sparacino
System Chief People Officer
NorthShore University HealthSystem

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible companies. This includes any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Financial relationships are relevant if a financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company during the past 24 months, and the content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any relevant financial relationships prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and NorthShore University Health System. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 27.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professions Credit
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
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