PC 3: Leadership top tips from the experts: how to become a successful and high achieving leader in your ed

Course Director

John Heyworth


  • John Heyworth UK
  • Taj Hassan UK
  • Barbara Hogan Germany
  • Robert Leach Belgium
  • Ian Higginson UK
  • Jan Stroobants Belgium
  • Riccardo Leto Netherlands
  • Vitor Almeida Portugal


The course is designed for 48 participants.

The target group: Senior trainees and recently appointed Consultants / Attendings


Leadership skills are crucially important for senior clinicians in the ED. A successful and rewarding career demands detailed knowledge of leadership strategies and techniques.

The expert EUSEM Faculty of senior and highly experienced leaders, produced in conjunction with the UK Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management, will discuss the science of leadership and provide scenarios to illustrate these principles in day to day ED practice.

By the end of the day YOU will be ready to lead and succeed !

Course description 

The course will include brief presentations from the Faculty and delegates will then rotate around workstations for highly interactive sessions with Faculty members.

The topics to be covered will be:

What makes a good leader - models of leadership

Caring for and developing yourself

Caring for the team

Communicating and connecting with others

Understanding and creating quality in your ED

Dealing with conflict and difficult conversations

Improving team performance

Creating vision and inspiring change

Creating the right culture