CALM is accredited by ASME
Change, Adaptability, Leadership and Management (CALM) CourseThis course provides an introduction to the key concepts of change and adaptability for healthcare educators who wish to develop a deeper understanding of leadership and management theory, how to manage change and gain an evidence base to help them become more effective leaders. The workshop and its linked lunchtime and post-conference sessions comprise interactive group activities, short presentations, and individual exercises aimed towards gaining insight into how change can be planned for, managed and led from personal, interpersonal and organisational perspectives. Core topics include the leader as an agent of change; psychological responses to change; models of change management; leading teams through change; change in complex organisations and contexts; setting personal goals and action planning. Course schedule: Thursday 14th January 2016: 0900-1600 Friday and Saturday 15th and 16th January 2016 – facilitated lunchtime meeting during main conferenceSunday 17th January 2016: 0900 – 1230 CALM Course Faculty: Professor Judy McKimm, Professor of Medical Education, Swansea University UK and Director of the ASME Educational Leadership ProgrammeMr Paul Jones, Programme Director, Graduate Entry Medicine programme, Swansea University, UKFLAME Course fee: US$575Includes:
One full-day pre-conference session (14 January 2016)
Printed course programme
Set of additional resource materials accessed via a dedicated section on the ASME website
Certificate of participation
Two facilitated lunchtime meetings during the main conference (15 and 16 January 2016)
A half day post conference workshop (17 January 2016)
Optional submission and assessment of a post-course report, details of which will be given during the Course;
Award of ASME CALM Certificate if the post-course report is assessed as meeting the requirements of the Certificate.
Please note: In addition to the FLAME course fee, participants are required to register and pay the registration fees for 13th APMEC main conference and one or two pre-conference workshops of their choice.
More information is available at the APMEC conference website http://medicine.nus.edu.sg/cenmed/apmec13/index.shtmlTHE CALM COURSE WILL ALSO BE A PRE CONFERENCE WORKSHOP AT CENTRE DE CONVENCIONS INTERNATIONAL DE BARCELONA (CCIB) FROM 27TH-31ST AUGUST 2016