Vancouvers Island Chapter Presents
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
The Vancouver Island Chapter of the Canadian College of Health Leaders invites you to join Dr. Diane Finegood, President and CEO of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research who will discuss the differences between process improvement, quality improvement and research.
Dr. Finegood is an experienced leader and visionary with an exceptional track record of heading leading-edge health research organizations and endeavours. She is a bridge-builder and systems thinker who has successfully facilitated the needs of disparate stakeholders to carve out common ground for effective collaboration and achievement. She is currently the president and CEO of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR), located in Vancouver, BC, where she leads the MSFHR team which is helping to advance a more responsive and coherent health research system in BC. Dr. Finegood’s academic training is in physiology and engineering and during her early career she did fundamental work on the pathogenesis of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Through her many other roles, she has developed expertise in population and public health, health policy, knowledge translation and complex adaptive systems.
Option: A live webinar session is also available beginning at 7:45 a.m. We hope local members will attend in person to participate in this presentation.
There is limited space so please register early. Thank you.
| MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION
Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 1.00 Category I credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.