Exploring your leadership potential (online course, conducted in French)

To lead others, you must know yourself first.
Course description

Increase your effectiveness as a leader by better understanding yourself and your personality preferences.

In this Physician Leadership Institute course, you’ll get to explore your leadership potential through a variety of structured interactive activities that will help you better understand your working style, strengths and the value you bring to your team. You will also gain an understanding of others’ working style to collaborate more effectively.

Expect to learn how to:

  • explore the relevance of your personality preference profile to your leadership role;
  • develop communication strategies for adapting and connecting with others and working in teams;
  • discover how stress manifests itself in your personality type;
  • examine strategies for adapting your personality preferences to improve your leadership effectiveness; and
  • leverage the strengths of your personality profile and manage the limitations in your role as a medical leader.

Who is this course for

Physicians interested in learning more about themselves and how their personality affects their working relationships.


Oct. 29 and Nov. 5, 2021

2 days
9:00 am–4:00 pm ET each day

Faculty Team
Academic Degree

Dominique Deschênes

Courses are open to all physicians, with CMA members receiving a discount. Regardless of your membership status, you will need a cma.ca account to register for the course and access your course materials. If you do not have a cma.ca account, please complete this form and our team will be in touch with your login information.


This course can be tailored and delivered in-house* to physicians and/or interdisciplinary teams at your organization, meeting or conference.

*Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, courses will be delivered virtually until further notice.