​Special Session: Trauma-Informed Leadership and Posttraumatic Growth​

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All Members with Special Guest: Mary Koloroutis  MSN, RN

Date: Tuesday, May 17​​ from 8:00am-9:00am

Mary Koloroutis has spent more than four decades advancing relationship-based cultures in health care organizations. She partners with clients to identify and maximize the strengths and capacities of teams and whole systems. The results speak for themselves: measurable improvement including widespread alignment with core values and principles. 

Mary has been instrumental in the creation of numerous highly successful programs, including 'Re-Igniting the Spirit of Caring', adopted by leading health care systems worldwide. She is a co-creator, author, and editor of the Relationship-Based Care series of books and workshops. Her belief in the importance of patient-clinician attunement led to the development of the 'See Me as a Person'​ workshop and book co-created with psychologist Michael Trout. Most recently, Mary is a contributing author and co-editor of Advancing Relationship-Based Cultures.


Special Session: Prepare Your Pitch

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One-on-One Coaching with Tom Ehrlich

Book a 30-minute session for one of the following dates:

  • Monday, May 9
  • Friday, June 3
  • Wednesday, June 8

​Tom Ehrlich is the President of TRAM Developments Inc. as well as Tanurb Developments Inc., two real estate development and management companies based in Toronto. He has been involved with the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation for over 20 years including serving as a board member for nine years and as Chair of the Board for two years. During his 20-year involvement with the Foundation, he has been involved in the development and implementation of many important programs including Invest in Research, The Incubator Accelerator Fund and most recently the Space Transformation Campaign. 

Tom is a strong advocate for both Clinical and Basic Research as well as continually improving patient care and the patient experience. Currently, he is a member of the UHN Research Committee, Co-Chair of the Princess Margaret Space Transformation Capital Campaign and a member of the Space Transformation Steering Committee.

Intensive Session​: Presentation Skills

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One-on-One Coaching with Jill Hooper

Book a 90-minute session for one of the following dates:

  • Monday, May 9
  • Friday, June 3
  • Wednesday, June 8

Jill Hooper is a skilled and inspiring facilitator, coach and speaker. She has been designing and delivering professional development programs for more than a dozen years. Jill is dedicated to the belief that face-to-face communication is the most essential business tool. That belief stems from her experience in leadership roles in customer service, operations, sales and human resources in large corporations and smaller, niche companies. 

Developing a presentation is a deeply personal matter. We have all found ways to prepare that work for us. One-on-one Presentation Skills Coaching with Jill Hooper provides a practical learning experience that allows you to confirm what is working for you today and identify where and how to make improvements. Jill Hooper’s sessions are one of the most highly rated Young Leaders sessions. You will be challenged, stimulated and supported.

Event: Young Leaders End-of-Year Celebration

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All Members Event

Date: Thursday, June 9 from 5:30pm-7:30pm

Contact Information​

To register for these sessions or for more information email Andrea.PozoBarruel@uhnresearch.ca.​

Past Events (2019-2020)

Intensive Session 1: Value-Based Innovation

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This workshop will present a method to generating innovation known as value-based innovation, which focuses on customer needs as a catalyst to drive strategic change in organizations. This interactive session teaches you a framework for developing and implementing value-based innovation via case examples.

Date: Monday, October 28, 2019
Time: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Presenter: Anne Bowers, Associate Professor, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Location: ELLICSR, Toronto General Hospital


Special Session: Insights to Discovery™

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Insights to Discovery™ is a session that allows you to explore your personal leadership style. In this session, you will review your personal profile regarding effective communication and barriers to effective communication, understand the communication process and the barriers to effective communication, and practise active listening and reflection skills.

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time: 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Presenter: Dr. Barbara-Ann Millar, MBChB, MRCP, FRCR, FRCPC
Location: OPG, 7th floor café area


Intensive Session 1: What change and innovation can we create from where we are? (Session Completed)

Icon of Change and Innovation This workshop focuses on change leadership. You will work from actual scenarios and develop change plans to work through with other young leaders.

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Presenter: Cate Creede, Partner, The Potential Group
Location: ELLICSR, Toronto General Hospital


Intensive Session 2: Networking (Session Completed)

Icon of Networking This workshop will focus on the role of networking in a leadership context. This interactive session is based on a highly regarded session within the New and Emerging Academic Leaders (NEAL) program.  

Date: Monday, March 25, 2019
Time: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Presenter: Susan Lieff, Professor and Vice-Chair, Education, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Location: ELLICSR, Toronto General Hospital



Special Session: Healthcare Philanthropy 20/20 – Advancement Resources (Session Completed)

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This workshop explores the concepts of meaningful philanthropy and how to appropriately and effectively engage patients and family members. The workshop also provides an understanding of donor motivation and the importance of accepting patient/family member gratitude, and addresses ethical issues.

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Time: 7:30 am – 10:00 am
Presenter: Ben Golding, President and Chief Operating Officer of Advancement Resources
Location: ELLICSR, Toronto General Hospital


Special Session: Presentation Skills Workshop (Session Completed)

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Presentation Skills provides a practical learning experience that allows you to confirm what's working for you today and identify where and how to make improvements. You will be challenged, stimulated, and supported.

Dates: Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Time: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Presenter: Jill Hooper, President, Jill Hooper Consulting
Location: ELLICSR, Toronto General Hospital


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