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October 18, 2012, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm ET
Advanced Leadership in Healthcare

 Session Overview

Join us for an exciting Town Hall-style panel discussion on Advanced Leadership in Healthcare. Hear from Thomas Zeltner, MD, former healthcare minister for Switzerland and current special envoy for the WHO; Joseph M. Mandato, DM, ALI Fellow and Managing Director of De Novo Ventures; Christine Izui, Executive Director of Quality Initiatives in the Office of Clinical Affairs division of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association; and Jennifer Dingman, Patient Advocate.

They will address principles of advanced leadership and the impact on culture, team performance, and safety and quality of care for patients.

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 When:  October 18, 2012 Time: 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ET
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Learning Objectives

Participants will learn:

  • About the Institute of Medicine's overuse, underuse, and misuse model.
  • About TMIT's LEAD ("Leadership Engagement And Development") Innovation Network.
  • How advanced leadership can move a 20th-century organization into the 21st century for the collective good of patients, providers, and payers.
  • What is necessary for a high-performance organization to adopt innovative ideas and techniques.

CE Participation Documentation

Texas Medical Institute of Technology, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15996, will be issuing 1.5 contact hours for this webinar.

Nurse Faculty: Justine Medina

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Charles R. Denham, MD

Charles R. Denham, MD, is the founder and the chairman of Texas Medical Institute of Technology (TMIT), a non-profit medical research organization dedicated to driving adoption of clinical solutions in patient safety and healthcare performance improvement.

 Patient Safety Advocate
Jennifer Dingman
The Voice of Patient and Family

Jennifer Dingman realized, after her mother's death in 1995 due to errors in medical diagnoses and treatment, that there is little to no help available for patients and their families in similar situations. This life-changing experience left her feeling vulnerable, and she decided to dedicate her life to help prevent medical tragedies from happening to others.

 Session Panelists and Reaction Speakers
Thomas Zeltner, MD
Advanced Leadership in Healthcare

Thomas Zeltner, MD, is an international expert leader in public health and health system development. He is a 2010 fellow of the Advanced Leadership Initiative of Harvard University. He is Co-Founder of the Global Patient Safety Forum, a convening organization of the world's leading patient safety organizations, and a Managing Editor of the Journal of Patient Safety. He advises international organizations and national governments in health policies and health policy reforms.

Joe Mandato
Advanced Leadership in Healthcare

Joe Mandato is a 2012 Fellow of the Advanced Leadership Initiative at Harvard University. ALI is a joint program of the Harvard Professional Schools targeting leaders from the public and private sector looking to reconnect with the academy to help identify and deploy solutions to critical social problems. Joe is also a managing director and general partner of DeNovo Ventures, a venture firm investing in the life sciences with $650 million under management. During his tenure, he has led investments in ten medical device companies spanning a broad range of medical specialties. Prior to coming to DeNovo, he was an active entrepreneur and led several healthcare companies.

Christine Izui
Reaction to Presentations

Christine Izui is the Executive Director of Quality Initiatives in the Office of Clinical Affairs division of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. In this capacity she represents BCBS Plans' viewpoint on many quality-related committees; provides leadership for national hospital and physician quality improvement initiatives; and oversees the Distinctively Blue educational conferences and Distinctively Blue Awards program.

Franck Guilloteau
Engaging Patients and Families and SpeakerLink™; and Reaction to Presentations

During the past 19 years with HCC Corporation, Franck Guilloteau has led multiple projects, spanning industry segments from aerospace and consumer products to software and fitness. He has assisted in development of the Spectrum Systems, which is used by global suppliers as part of their production solution development.

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