Mentorship, Sponsorship and Allyship: Building a Community for Career Advancement
This presentation explores how learning communities can support professional advancement and personal fulfilment. From the pedagogy of group learning to leveraging colleagues to provide mentorship, sponsorship and allyship, we'll glean guidance on the value and practice of coming together to raise each other up.
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This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of nurses, nurse practitioners, PAs and physicians who are interested in increasing their well-being and improving health care outcomes.
At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the social context for professional development.
- Identify the value of belonging to a developmental community for their own growth and well-being.
- Describe the kind of community they would like to help build.
Douglas Riddle, PhD, DMin
The Carol Emmott Foundation
San Diego, California
About the presenterDr. Douglas Riddle is the senior fellow at the Center for Creative Leadership and Curriculum Director for The Carol Emmott Foundation, a national nonprofit advancing women in health care leadership. He also serves as senior advisor to the Institute of Coaching at Harvard’s McLean Hospital. Dr. Riddle is a prolific writer and researcher and has spoken to audiences in 13 countries on leadership, coaching, and whole life ventures. He is a member of the Society for Consulting Psychology, the Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology and the California Psychological Association, and he is licensed as a psychologist in California.
Sarah Chart, RN
Rebecca Gleason, RN, CCM
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The activity faculty or planners have no financial relationships to disclose.
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Credit Designation Statements
The participant will be awarded up to 1.00 contact hour(s) of credit for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME and ANCC.
OptumHealth Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
A certificate of attendance will be provided to learners upon completion of activity requirements, enabling participants to register with licensing boards or associations that have not been pre-approved for credits. To apply for credit types not listed above, participants should use the procedure established by the specific organization with which they wish to obtain credit.
- 1.00 AMA - Physicians
- 1.00 ANCC - Nurses
- 1.00 Attendance - General Attendance
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