“The difference between a boss and a leader is that a boss says ‘Go’ while the leader says ‘Let’s go!” – E.M.Kelly

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Format

An exciting blended learning programme designed for emergency physicians wanting to establish and build upon their leadership skills with a combination of educational methods.

On completion of the Programme, delegates will be provided with a Certificate of Completion of the European Lead EM Programme combining almost 23 hrs of teaching and reflection in total.

Elearning on the EUSEM Academy

10 online eModule lectures from expert international faculty with opportunity for reflection and further reading.

Virtual meetings

Scenario based teaching to reinforce core learning sets

Webinar 1: Tuesday, September 20, 14:30-16:00 cest
Webinar 2: Tuesday, September 27, 14:30-16:00 cest

Live sessions

Innovative simulated scenarios and debriefing to reinforce key mental models for leadership development.

Session 1: Sunday, October 16, 08:30 to 13:00 cest
Session 2: Monday October 17, 08:30 to 13:00 cest

Objectives

The objectives with this blended learning approach are to provide ;

  1. An overview of the key models of leadership required for leading the Emergency Dept (ED) team
  2. An understanding of the skills required to care for yourself and your team as well as leading on key aspects of healthcare change in the challenging environment of an emergency care system.
  3. A learning development journey with online lectures and webinars supported by a full day workshop that will explore and solve real world ED problems with a highly experienced international faculty.

Overview

The inaugural European Leadership for Emergency Medicine (Lead EM) Programme will combine :

  • Online lectures and further reading materials
  • Two pre-workshop webinars to bring together the materials and how they can be applied into real life scenarios in an Emergency Dept setting
  • Two half-day face_to-face workshops with an international faculty to discuss and manage real world problems.

For who?

Whether you are a senior trainee, a new Consultant/ Attending emergency physician or an established Head of Service we believe you will find this a valuable, stimulating and enjoyable experience – so join us.

Please note, places are limited to 40 delegates for this Programme.

Educational material

Reading materials will be provided as part of the web based lecture phase of the programme.

Modules

The exact scheduling of the modules will be provided later

  1. Building your leadership journey – Taj Hassan
  2. What makes a good leader – Models of leadership – John Heyworth
  3. Caring for the team – Anna Spiteri
  4. Communicating in the ED – Katherine Henderson
  5. Understanding and delivering quality in an organization – Ian Higginson
  6. Improving team performance – Colin Graham
  7. Creating vision and delivering successful change – Fergal Hickey
  8. Managing and resolving conflict – Hannelore Raemen
  9. Leading an educational strategy for your ED – Cornelia Hartel
  10. Creating the right culture & diversity for your system – Priyadarshini Marathe

Registration

Registration Fee: 750EUR excluding VAT

Belgian VAT  (21%) will be charged where applicable

Application submission opens: 15 July 2022
Registration deadline is 19 September 2022

To register and submit application:

  • Go to EUSEM.org. Create a MyEUSEM account, (if you do not have one).
  • Log in to your MyEUSEM account and scroll down and click on the button for EM Leadership Programme.
  • Complete the application.
  • Once the application has been processed, you will be contacted to pay the registration fee.

Programme

14:30 Introductions – Faculty & delegates ( using chat function)

14:35 Welcome & overview to The European LeadEM Programme

Taj Hassan & John Heyworth

14:45 Breakout Rooms 1-4

Assigning roles

Scenario challenges & discussion

Summary review

3 scenarios each of 20 mins

15:45 Group discussion and review

16:00 CLOSE

14:30 Introductions – Faculty & delegates ( using chat function)

14:35 Welcome & overview to The European LeadEM Programme

Taj Hassan & John Heyworth

14:45 Breakout Rooms 1-4

Assigning roles

Scenario challenges & discussion

Summary review

3 scenarios each of 20 mins

15:45 Group discussion and review

16:00 CLOSE

0800 – 0830 Registration

0830 – 0900 Welcome, introductions
Taj Hassan & John Heyworth & Faculty.

0915 – 0930 Explaining the day – Scenarios, simulation & bringing your ‘A game’ for the team today !
LeadEM Faculty

0930 – 1000 Session 1:
“ I want to have a great career in EM – but how? “
(Building your leadership journey).

1000 1030 Session 2:     
“I am the shift Emergency Physician in Charge (EPIC) today – please help me!“
(Models of leadership )

1030 – 1100 Coffee break

1100 – 1130 Session 3:
“He seemed like a really great boss. I don’t know why he is reacting like that?”
(Caring for the team)

1130 – 1200 Session 4:
“How can we get this team communicating better with our patients?
(Communicating in the ED)

1200 – 1230 Session 5:
Creating change and taking the team with you.
(Improving team performence)

1230 – 1245 WRAP UP DAY 1
What did I learn today ?

1245- LUNCH

Networking

0800 – 0830 Charging your batteries for Day 2
Networking

0830 – 0900 Session 6:
“Challenges in managing a Serious Incident case with another specialty”
(Understanding and delivering quality).

0900 – 0930 Session 7:
“Taking on leadership roles in tough environments!”
(Creating vision and delivering change).

0930 – 1000 Session 8:
“Managing conflict in colleagues”
(Managing and resolving conflict)

1000 – 1030 Session 9:     
“Standing up for educational activities in the face of severe service pressures“
(Leading an educational strategy for your ED).

1030 – 1100 Coffee & battery charging break
Networking

1100 – 1130 Session 10:
“Why is our recruitment strategy not working?”
(Creating the right culture & diversity for your system)

1130 – 1200 PLENARY LECTURE
The art & science of leadership – building your journey to success.
Mr Peter Lees, Chief Executive, Faculty of Medical Leadership & Management, UK.

1200 – 1230 WRAP UP DAY 2
What did we learn from each other & how can we make it better!

1230 – 1245 Team photos

1245- Lunch

Networking

CLOSE