Nursing Leadership Academy Virtual Workshop May 8-10, 2023

May 8, 2023 to May 10, 2023

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 to strengthen your skills.

*Registration closes Monday 4/17/2023 at midnight.  There are a limited number of spaces - so don't delay!

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 that 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
Contact email: 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.50 ANCC
Registration opens: 
Registration closes: 
Event starts: 
05/08/2023 - 9:00am EDT
Event ends: 
05/10/2023 - 4:00pm EDT

Time: The live sessions will be presented during eastern standard time.
Registration fee: Includes all course materials and Welcome Box (*Please note: welcome boxes are sent to mailing addresses within the US only, we can not ship internationally). 
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
Yinette Almonte MSN, RN, OCN, NEA-BC
Director of Nursing, Department of 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
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
  • Accreditation Statement: The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
  • Statement of Contact Hours:  This 16.5 contact hour educational activity is provided by The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing. The 16.5 contact hours will be awarded after the completion of the workshop and the submission of the final course evaluation.
  • Conflict of Interest:  It is the policy of The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing to require our continuing nursing education program faculty and planning committee members to disclose any financial relationships with companies providing program funding or manufacturers of any commercial products discussed in the program.  The planning committee and program faculty report that they do not have financial relationships with manufacturers of any commercial products they discuss in the program.
  • Commercial Support:  This educational activity has not received any form of commercial support.
  • Non-Endorsement of Products:  The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing and the American Nurses Credentialing Center does not endorse the use of any commercial products discussed or displayed in conjunction with this educational activity.

Available Credit

  • 16.50 ANCC


There are no more spaces available for this course.

Your registration is not confirmed until you receive an email with the subject line, You are registered for Nursing Leadership Academy! This email will include your Zoom link and important course information. If you do not receive this email, your registration may not be recorded. Make sure to check your SPAM folder and add our email address to your "safe list" to receive all workshop information.

*Registration closes Monday 4/17/23 at midnight.  There are a limited number of spaces - so don't delay!

Payment by credit card only (except JHHS affiliates).

All cancellations are subject to a 20% cancellation fee.

Cancellations must be received in writing 2 weeks before the event date to receive a refund, minus the 20% cancellation fee. We are unable to make refunds after the 2-week deadline. The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing (IJHN) reserves the right to cancel or postpone any activity due to unforeseen circumstances. In this event, IJHN will refund the course fee but is not responsible for travel expenses. 

Live events and webinars are not routinely recorded unless specified on the course page. If you do not attend the live event, a refund will not be available. 

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.