Leadership and Advocacy Skills Development Program

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July 08, 2024 at 1:00pm - 4pm


Jo Tyler

3 sessions (8 and 22 July, 6 August)
3 sessions (8 and 22 July, 6 August)
3 sessions (8 and 22 July, 6 August)
3 sessions (8 and 22 July, 6 August)

Leadership and Advocacy Skills Development Program

For New and Emerging Leaders

Sponsored by the Abu Dhabi Department of Health and supported by In Professional Development

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Target audience

This three-session interactive course focuses on early career leaders and is particularly suited for junior faculty and new emergency medicine specialists.


Learning objectives

A curriculum will be followed. It will be modelled on existing curricula and standards of care documents from organizational leadership and EM professional societies around the world. International EM leaders’ personal perspectives will be featured.

  • Team leadership
  • Developing high-performing teams
  • Mentorship and growth mindset
  • Basic skills for delivering education and developing training programs for junior staff
  • Personal leadership style development
  • Negotiation skills
  • Strategic reviews and an agile response
  • Global awareness and benchmarking



Delegates are required to attend all three sessions, which will be held online.


Session One

The Authentic Leader

  • Self–developing self-awareness
  • Personality diagnostics – recognizing and working with difference
  • Defining leadership – key concepts of leadership
  • Values – developing an authentic, strengths-based leadership style


Session Two

Creating Alignment

  • Professional development – developing practice in self and others
  • Developing emotional intelligence – building empathy for others
  • Transactional analysis – reducing conflict and encouraging positive interactions


Session Three

Managing Performance

  • Introduction to coaching and mentoring
  • Coaching practice – GROW model
  • Reflections



Session One - Monday 8 July 2024 1:00-4:00 pm UTC
Session Two - Monday 22 July 2024 1:00-4:00 pm UTC
Session Three - Tuesday 6 August 2024 1:00:4:00 pm UTC

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All Delegates will receive:

• Attendance at all three sessions, assignments and notes
• Certificate of completion


Course Fees

$525 AUD - High-Income Countries

$300 AUD - Upper-Middle-Income Countries

$100 AUD - Low- and Lower-Middle Income Countries

$100 AUD - Non Doctors


Note - prices above are in Australian dollars, approximately 0.65 US dollars. Click here to check the cost in your currency.




James Willerton

James has extensive experience in commercial and operational roles within high-growth environments and has consulted with all sizes of organizations across multiple sectors.

James brings a pragmatic, thought-provoking and experienced-led perspective to address the challenges faced by leaders today. 

He supports leaders in distributing decision-making and deploying coaching practices to achieve sustainable growth and empower the organization.