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Healthcare Under Siege: A Conversation on Leadership

May 12, 2021, 2:00PM - 3:15PM

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Please join us for a candid conversation with four exceptional health care leaders who have had to rely on their strength of character to meet myriad challenges, perform in their roles, and influence others to work through the pandemic.

The COVID-19 pandemic spotlighted the need for effective leadership in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Stories abound about how the pandemic has brought out the best and worst in leaders. And if a crisis is a defining test of a leader’s character, then not everyone has passed – posing a major problem for organizations and their many stakeholders. Character is not a subjective, amorphous entity but manifests as a set of observable behaviours that contribute to sustainable excellence.

Our esteemed guests will reflect on their hard-won leadership lessons, their thoughts on the future of health care in Canada, and the critical role of character-based leadership to rebuilding a system that has been severely over taxed and is facing new pandemic and post-pandemic challenges. The conversation will be moderated by Jon Hantho, President & CEO, CBI Health. Our guests are:



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