Northeast RegionChapter Call April 25, 2012
Agenda • Introductions • Chapter Planning • Chapter Challenge • Announcements
Introductions Chapter Leadership Transitioning Chapter Leadership Remaining the Same Faculty Leader maintains Chapter Leadership
Managing Transitions IHI Open School Chapter Leadership
Timing • Earlier selection of new leaders allows for smoother transitions • Provides opportunities for mentorship, shared resources • Allows new leadership team to start working together • May be late to do this year, consider alteration in election schedule for 2013
Shadowing • Benefit to identifying new leaders as early as possible • Allows for questions, experience planning/executing events • Introduction to chapter members
Communication • Share contacts, resources • Opportunity to build working relationship with faculty advisors • Establish connections with school, university, hospital officials
Lessons learned • Each new leader can benefit from short description of their position • Include details regarding specific tasks • booking rooms for meetings • inviting speakers • developing improvement projects • chapter communication • other aspects of chapter activities
Stay connected • Each outgoing leader moves on to new challenges • Consider remaining as a contact for questions as chapters move forward • Provide contact information to Open School team • new leaders • your own contact information (graduates count!)
Chapter Challenge The first 10 chapters to…. • submit their progress report • a paragraph on how they will use the award to support an interdisciplinaryevent Are eligible to receive $250 to use toward a regional activity in 2012-2013 Two chapters will be selected to receive the award.
Announcements • Student Quality Leadership Academy • opportunity to meet other chapter leaders, learn together and bring ideas back to your chapter for the upcoming year. • Details about the Academy can be found at: http://www.ihi.org/offerings/IHIOpenSchool/Chapters/Pages/SQLA.aspx.
Thank you! Northeast Regional Co-Leads Valerie Pracilio Jefferson School of Population Health Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA Contact for chapters in DE, MA, NJ, NY, PA firstname.lastname@example.org Daytime: 215-955-0093 Nights & Weekends: 609-744-6276 Ross Hilliard Brown University/Lifespan Providence, RI Contact for chapters in CT, RI, ME, NH, and VT email@example.com