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Health System Literacy

Our health care system is struggling.  To be part of the solution, we must first understand the context within which we work and provide care to our patients. 

Emotional Intelligence

How we relate with others translates into how others perceive us.  Do we inspire people to want to work with us, or would they rather we step aside?

Customized Programs

Would your physician teams, residents, medical or other health professional students benefit from leadership development? Email info@docsinleadership.org to learn how DiL programs can help.

TallTrees Leadership Central Line Podcast

Dr. Ahuja recently spoke with Leah Wuitschik about Docs in Leadership, how it started and exciting upcoming initiatives.  Link to podcast here! 

New Program for Health Professional Students

Docs in Leadership is pleased to present its newest curriculum for students, Fundamentals in Leadership.  The purpose of this customizable program is to encourage health professional students to develop a leadership mindset, and to empower and inspire them to contribute to our health system not only through excellent patient care but more broadly through organizational and system levels of engagement.

DiL Fundamentals in Leadership for Postgraduate Residents

Program being presented to McMaster PGY3 Residents

Day 1:  Wednesday, October 28, 2020**

Day 1:  Saturday, February 20, 2021

**Due to Covid-19 both Day 1&2 will be delivered virtually 

Should you be interested in this program for your residents, medical or other health professions students, we would look forward to hearing from you! 

Email us at info@docsinleadership.org

Essentials for Healthcare Leadership Program

Docs in Leadership is pleased to present its curriculum for physicians and fellow health professionals, Essentials for Healthcare Leadership (EHL)This three-level certificate program combines general leadership principles with practical applications for the healthcare context.  Emphasis is on emotionally intelligent leadership skills and health system literacy.

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 in-person offering of the Essentials for Healthcare Leadership series has been cancelled to ensure the safety and well-being of all participants.  Updates for 2021 will be released as the situation unfolds. 
Thank you and take care everyone!

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Docs in Leadership Recent and Past Activities:

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July 2020:  TallTrees Leadership, Central Line Podcast interview 

Host: Leah Wuitschik

Link to podcast here!

Dec 2019:  Cable14 Business Wellness in Hamilton interview 

Host: Linda Marshall

Past Programming

2019 Healthcare Leadership for Physicians - Fundamentals

Docs in Leadership has the pleasure of working with wonderful speakers from:


McMaster University

University of Toronto

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Ontario Hospital Association

Marshall Connects

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP


Thank you all!

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