Nursing Leadership Academy | Virtual Workshop | May 17-19, 2021

May 17, 2021 to May 19, 2021

Gain the knowledge and skills to lead your team to success! 

In this 3-day intensive blended learning program, you'll explore evidence-based practices with management experts and learn practical strategies from experienced Johns Hopkins nursing leaders. You'll combine opportunities for self-assessment and self-reflection with highly interactive group sessions built around realistic and challenging work situations. You'll work closely with a peer group to identify and address the most critical issues in the lives of nursing leaders today.

The workshop days consist of live presentations and hands-on activities in the morning, with optional afternoon sessions to strengthen your skills.

Target Audience

This program is designed specifically for nursing leaders, particularly nurse managers, assistant directors, assistant nurse managers and those aspiring to leadership positions.

Learning Objectives

  • Emergenetics© - Understand yourself and others to build interpersonal strategies that drive performance
  • Positive Psychology - Achieve a higher level of excellence through improved staff satisfaction and engagement
  • Managing Transitions - Guide your team through change, so in the end they can accept and support it
  • Difficult Conversations - Master tools for talking when the stakes are high
  • Healthcare Finance 101 - Learn the language to lead in a time when the bottom line is increasingly crucial
  • Creating High performing teams.  Discuss strategies to enhance team performance. 
  • Calming Your Chaos - Regain control of your time and life

(Specific content and presenters are subject to change.)

Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.50 ANCC
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/17/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
05/19/2021 - 1:00pm

Time: The live sessions will be presented during eastern standard time.
Registration fee: Includes all course materials and Welcome Box.
Equipment: You will need a computer with internet access, a webcam, and a microphone. Live sessions will be presented virtually via Zoom.  Please test your computer's video and audio prior to the event.
Photo/Video Permission: During the event, photos or videos may be taken for the Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing (IJHN) promotional purposes. To opt-out, click here.
ADA: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact us if you have any disability that requires special material or services so that appropriate personnel can be advised.

All intellectual property and copyright in this Johns Hopkins Nursing Leadership Academy program and its accompanying materials and derivatives are held solely by IJHN. These materials may not be modified, redistributed or reproduced in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system without PRIOR authorization from IJHN.

Deborah J. Baker, DNP, CRNP, NEA-BC
Senior Vice President of Nursing, Johns Hopkins Health System
Vice President of Nursing and Patient Care Services, Chief Nursing Officer, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Rebecca Barshick, MSN, BA, RN, NPD-BC
Nurse Educator, The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing
Roberta Anderson, DNP, RN-BC
Clinical Program Director, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Donna Berizzi, MSN, RN, OCN®, NEA-BC
Senior Director of Nursing, Oncology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Kelly Caslin, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Director of Nursing, Department of Neurosciences and Psychiatry, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Eleni Flanagan, DNP, MBA RN-BC
Assistant Director of Nursing, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Michelle D’Allesandro, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Director of Nursing, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Susan Kulik, DNP, MBA, RN, CJCP, CPHQ
Director of Accreditation & Regulatory Activities, The Johns Hopkins Medicine International

Available Credit

  • 16.50 ANCC


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Payment by credit card only (except JHHS affiliates).

Cancellations: All cancellations must be received in writing no later than 2 weeks prior to the event start date in order to receive full refund minus a $200 cancellation fee. Cancellations received less than 2 weeks prior to the event start date are no longer eligible for a refund. IJHN reserves the right to cancel or postpone any activity due to unforeseen circumstances. In this event, the IJHN will refund the registration fee.




Required Hardware/software

Computer with internet access, webcam and microphone.
Live sessions will be presented virtually via Zoom.  Please test your computer's video and audio before the event.