Midwest Institute for Healthcare Leadership Schedule


Midwest Institute for Healthcare Leadership Schedule

Earn up to 7 CE




All presentations will take place in Grand Ballroom AB
Breakfast will be available beginning at 7:30am

8:00 – 8:15am
Registration and Networking
8:15 – 8:30am
Welcome and Introductions
8:30 – 9:30am
What the CNO Needs to Know About Finance
Cheri Goll, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Chief Nursing Executive, Advocate Sherman Hospital

This session will explore healthcare Economics and Policy, Interpret Financial Statements and building a Business Case.
9:30 – 10:30am
Beth A. Brooks, PhD, RN, FACHE
President, The Brooks Group, LLC

This session will describe the role and responsibilities of board members and offers lessons from three board rooms.
10:30 – 10:45am
Networking Break
10:45 – 11:45am
The Art of and Science Leadership
Jennifer Grenier, DNP, RN-BC
Director of Clinical Operations, Heart & Vascular Institute, Rush University System for Health

This session will focus on Personal Leadership Styles (Leadership Assessment Tools), Emotional Intelligence, Systems and Foundational Thinking, Decision-Making.
11:45am – 12:00pm
Morning Reflections

Small Group Activity
12:00 – 1:00pm
1:00 – 2:00pm
Managing The Unexpected – Case Study in Leadership
Corinne Haviley, PhD, MS, RN
Vice President and Flinn Family Chief Nurse Executive, Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital

This session will focus on Managing Difficult Situations in a leadership position.
2:00 – 3:00pm
Grace and Grit – Case Study in Leadership
Kimberly Landers, MS, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Executive, VP Morris Hospital

This session will focus on personal and professional accountability.
3:00 – 3:15pm
Networking Break
3:15 – 4:55pm
Vision & Strategy
Theresa Summers-Main, MSN, MSHA, BSN, RN
President Genesis Medical Center

Aaron Mitra, FACHE
Principle Executive Recruiter, Phillips DiPisa

Cynthia Barginere, DNP, RN, FACHE,
Senior Vice President, Rush University Medical Center and COO of Rush University Hospital

Brad Buxton
BTB Associates, LLC

It’s All About Vision: The Role Vision Plays in Your Strategic Planning Process.
4:55 – 5:00pm
Closing Remarks and Evaluations
Tim Carrigan, RN, PhD
System Chief Administrative Officer, Rush University Medical Center







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