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The Leadership Experience

Nov 10 2014 8:15AM - Nov 12 2014 5:00PM | Bethesda Marriott 5151 Pooks Hill Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 USA

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LeaderPoint, in cooperation with DIA, conducts this comprehensive, three day management and leadership development program. This easy-to-understand course will provide learners with real-world training on applying interpersonal and leadership concepts to meet and exceed business goals.

Course Level: Intermediate/Advanced

What You Will Learn 

  • Skills required to establish cooperation
  • Tips for diagnosing and correcting dysfunctional groups
  • How to combine the skills of multiple stakeholders to accomplish a goal
  • How to lead a team that does not report to you
  • Getting others to take responsibility for significant outcomes
  • How to deal with performance problems quickly and easily

Who Should Attend 

  • Project leaders and sponsors
  • Clinical operations professionals
  • Clinical data managers
  • Regulatory affairs professionals
  • Resource managers
  • Team members
  • Third-party suppliers

Learning Objectives 

Participants who complete this activity should be able to:

  • Create and maintain cooperation among people
  • Diagnose and correct dysfunctional group dynamics
  • Create situations allowing others to take significant responsibilities for work
  • Intervene when required performance is not achieved
  • Integrate opportunity into current strengths
  • Contribute to the formulation and implementation of strategy

Hotel & Travel 

Hotel and Course Location / Information

Bethesda Marriott
A limited number of rooms are available at the reduced rate shown below (DIA rate is guaranteed until October 24, 2014, or until room block is filled). Attendees must make their own hotel reservations.

Standard Room Rate $169

Hotel Address: 5151 Pooks Hill Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
Phone: +1-301-897-9400

The most convenient airport is Ronald Reagan National and attendees should make both airline and hotel reservations as early as possible.

Contact Information 

Registration Questions
Toll Free 1.888.257.6457
Phone +1.215.6100
Fax +1.215.442.6199
Monday-Friday 8:30AM-8:00PM ET

Agenda and Event Logistics
Susan Berkelbach, Event Planner
Phone +1.215.442.6183
Fax +1.215.442.6199


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Continuing Education 

DIA has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI). This program offers a maximum of 22.25 professional development units (PDUs). PMI#: 2166-000145

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

DIA has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).

As an IACET Authorized Provider, DIA offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. DIA is authorized by IACET to offer 2.2 CEUs for this program. Participants must attend the entire program in order to be able to receive an IACET statement of credit. No partial credit will be awarded.

This program is part of DIA’s Certificate Program and is awarded the following:
• Project Management Certificate Program: 8 Elective Units
• Clinical Research Certificate Program: 12 Elective Units

For more information go to www.diahome.org/certificateprograms

Name Credit Type Max Credits CEU
The Leadership Experience IACET 22.25 2.200
The Leadership Experience PMI 22.25 0.000

Disclosure Policy:

It is DIA policy that anyone in a position to control the content of a continuing education activity must disclose to the program audience (1) any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation and/or the educational activity, and (2) discussions of unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or medical devices. Disclosure statements will be included in the course materials.

Statement of Credit:

If you would like to receive a statement of credit, you must attend the activity, sign-in at the DIA registration desk, and complete the online credit request process through My Transcript at www.diahome.org . Participants will be able to download a statement of credit upon successful submission of the credit request. My Transcript will be available for credit requests two weeks after the last day of the activity.
Please note: If you do not sign-in, you will not receive CE credit as partial credit will not be awarded.

To view DIA’s Grievance Policy, please visit the CE page on the DIA website at www.diahome.org/CE

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