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Leadership skills course agenda 2020
Future dates for this course will be announced.
6 CPD credits*
As you are aware the UK government has indicated that everyone in the UK should avoid non-essential travel and contact and we are following this advice. After careful consideration we have decided to cancel all face to face courses until the end of 2020. When the situation changes we will update our website.
(Previously Leadership skills)
This course is designed for doctors preparing to take on greater leadership responsibility. It focuses on the personal qualities necessary for doctors to lead effectively, as well as the moral and ethical basis for leadership, and balancing the needs of patients, colleagues and the organisation.
Topics covered include:
This course complements the Preparing for your first consultant role course. They are on consecutive days to make it easier for you to attend both courses if you would like to.
*This course has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK for 6 category 1 (external) CPD credits.
Dr Mike Roddis
BSc MB ChB MBA FRCPath
Director, MJ Roddis Associates Ltd.
Mike, a former pathologist, has worked as a medical director in the NHS and in the independent healthcare sector. He now works with NHS trusts and others to help them improve the performance of doctors. In particular, he works with individuals to improve their interpersonal and professional skills, and with teams of clinicians who seek help to improve their performance. He is an experienced investigator of conduct and capability issues in consultants, works as a consultancy adviser to the Royal College of Pathologists and sits on the advisory board of CORESS (a confidential reporting system for surgery).
Dr Edward Farnan MB BCh BAO LLM FRCGP DCH DRCOG DGM
MDU medico-legal adviser
Dr Farnan graduated from Queen's University, Belfast, in 1995 and completed his GP training in Northern Ireland. He practised as a principal in general practice in Armagh for 11 years. He also sat on a research ethics committee and had a particular interest in clinical governance.
Very well pitched in terms of content & delivery. Informative group discussion work.
Highly recommended for those wanting to think about how to be better leaders in the clinical workplace; to diagnose your leadership style; to get some foundations in developing a business case for a new service.
Thorough and informative as well as being really enjoyable. Also, a very good mix of attendees.
It is a useful and insightful course to attend.
Delivered by experienced professional with wide knowledge of medico-legal and managerial aspects of leadership. Presented in very interactive and simple manner. A day well invested.