EXTRA Information Session – CCHL The Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter

Friday December 9th, 2011 1:00p.m. to 2p.m. NL Time – Jessie Checkley will be speaking to the new 14 month program

This session will offer an overview of the Executive Training for Research Application (EXTRA) program and featured speakers will discuss the benefits and opportunities for applicants and the collaboration between the Canadian College of Health Leaders and the Canadian Health Services Research Foundation.

Geared toward teams of healthcare executives, the new EXTRA 14 month team-based fellowship offers a shorter and more focused training in better management and use of evidence for quality and performance improvement.

EXTRA training gives participants the skills and knowledge to become change agents in healthcare improvement. It offers unique opportunities for participants to conduct evidence-informed intervention projects in their organizations, with the goal of enhancing patient outcomes, quality of care and cost- effectiveness.

Featured Speakers:
Jessie Checkley, Program Officer, Executive Training and Capacity Development, Canadian Health Services Research Foundation. Ray Racette, MHA, CHE, President and CEO, Canadian College of Health Leaders
Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter Fellows will be available for questions during the discussion period

Registration link can be located through this URL:

 http://www.cchl-ccls.ca/NewfoundlandAndLabrador.asp?active_page_id=808