Summit - Ascent Physician Leadership
Our next Summit session: Friday, July 23, 2021.
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The Ascent Physician Leadership Summit series includes virtual, engaging, interactive and educational sessions. Summit is designed to build your leadership skills as you learn from experts, share with colleagues and energize your leadership journey. An annual Summit subscription includes the quarterly virtual live learning events as well as monthly deliveries of our healthcare industry updates, the Ascent Weather Report, and our leadership insights, the Ascent Gear Check. All materials are also available on demand for your convenience.

Summit Series 2021


January 22, 2021 - Leadership Panel

Dr. Marilu Bintz, Gundersen Health System
Dr. Chester Ho, Carle Clinic
Dr. Christina Taylor, The Iowa Clinic
Learn how these successful leaders applied their leadership experience and acumen to navigate 2020 and what they expected to apply for a successful 2021.

April 23, 2021 - Leadership for Meaningful Change

Dr. Gary Kaplan, CEO Virginia Mason Health System,Seattle, Washington
Hear how one of the most recognized and award winning healthcare leaders builds alignment, creates a sense of urgency for change AND executes vision all in an effort to continue to improve organizational performance.

July 23, 2021 - Improving Wellbeing Through Organizational Change

Dr. Catherine Florio Pipas, Dartmouth School of Medicine
Principles, Frameworks, Tools and Best Practices for Advancing Organizational Wellbeing. Walk away from this Summit with an action plan to immediately make improvements in your organization.

October 22, 2021 - Healthcare Disruptors and How They Impact Leadership

Technologies, payment reform, long-term effects from handling COVID - the list of disruptors is endless and all have impacts on leadership. Several disruptors will give their perspective on how to embrace the disruption and lead your organizational through to success.

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