18-Nov-2014 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
119-12th Avenue SW
Hotel Arts, Galleria Room
Calgary, Alberta T2R 0G8


 Southern Alberta Chapter and Emerging Health Leaders Calgary Present: 
Resiliency in Leadership

  November 18, 2014
1630 - 1930 Mountain Time
Hotel Arts, Galleria Room
119-12th Avenue SW, Calgary


Guest Speaker:
Dr. Chris Eagle, Former President and CEO, Alberta Health Services

1630 - 1715
1715 - 1745
1745 - 1800
Questions and Discussion
Holiday Reception to Follow

Pricing (taxes included)
CCHL Members:
EHL Members


Registration Limited to 55 people, so register early if interested in attending!

Dr. Chris Eagle is a retired Professor at the University of Calgary (maintaining an adjunct appointment in Department of Community Health Sciences), and holds adjunct appointments at the Universities of Alberta and Victoria.  He is an acknowledged leader in the field of health care administration.

Dr. Eagle twice graduated from the University of Calgary (BscHons 1973, MD 1977) and holds an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.  He specialized in cardiac anesthesiology.  In 1991, he was appointed Professor and Head of the Department of Anaesthesia at the University of Calgary.  He has published more than 70 articles and has made many addresses to various professional societies, many in the area of health care quality and safety.  He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (1981), Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiologists (1982), and Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthesia (1995).

Dr. Eagle has had a long career in health care administration.  Most recently, he was President and CEO of Alberta Health Services, an organization with a $13B operating budget and 100,000 employees.  He has served as President and Chief Operating Officer, Executive VP and Chief Clinical Officer, and VP and CIO of the former Calgary Health Region, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Executive Director of the Foothills Hospital (Calgary), and Head of the Department of Anaesthesia.  He has also worked as Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary.  He is past-Chair of the Specialty Committee of Anesthesia, former Chief Examiner in Anesthesia, and past-Examiner in Anesthesia for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Eagle has served as a Board member on a number of health organizations.  He was on the inaugural Board of the Health Quality Council of Alberta and recently served on the Board of the Canadian Institute of Health Information.

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Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to  0.75 Category I  credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.