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A Practical Workshop Training
Healthy Work and Healthy Women
Tools for Transformation
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April 3, 2014 5:00-8:00 PM

Continuing the strategic conversation started at our 2013 Fourth Annual Quality Conference: Healthy Work and Healthy Women, Today Issues for Women in the Workplace. Through case studies, role playing, and discussions with experts we will embrace the tools to transform how you and your patients function in the workplace. Come join the conversation.

Location
The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
Auditorium 170
222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI

Parking available at adjacent Richmond Garage


Educational  Objectives
Through case studies, role playing, and discussions with experts we will embrace the tools to transform how you and your patients function in the workplace. At the conclusion of the activity, attendees should be able to:
  • Identify how women can use negotiation skills to improve their position within the workplace and, thereby, reduce their stress
  • Begin to take responsibility for what is in their control and not risk their self-esteem, happiness and health for what is not
  • Recognize and support public policies that are needed to support women in the workplace
AGENDA
5:00-5:30PM Registration, Dinner and Networking

5:30-5:35PM Workshop Opening
Karen Rosene-Montella, MD Co-chair, Women’s Health Council of RI

5:35-5:55PM Transforming Perceptions: Negotiating Can Be Fun
Lisa Bergeron, President, Leading Women New England Exercise

5:55-6:05PM Transforming Attitudes: Reframing Accomplishment and Avoiding Negative Self-Talk
Judith Hoffman, Executive Director, Coastline EAP

6:05-7:05PM Practicing the Tools: Women Must Ask
Facilitated small group work on Negotiation Strategies and Presentation

7:05-7:20M Transforming Action: Get involved to help Policy influence Culture
Marcia Cone, CEO, Women’s Fund Rhode Island

7:20-7:55PM Brainstorming: What should be our next steps
Small group brainstorming

7:55-8:00PM Closing, Carrie B. Feliz, MPH, Providence Public School System


CME Accreditation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Women’s Health Council of RI. The Warren Alpert Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Psychologists: The Warren Alpert Medical School is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education credits for Psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program. This program is approved for 2.5 Category 1 CE Credits. Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only.

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Women's Health Council of RI  www.womenshealthcouncil.org