The Physician Leadership Institute

We offer a variety of leadership programs to meet your needs, fit your schedule and match your learning preferences. The Physician Leadership Institute (PLI) offers accredited leadership learning for individuals through open-enrolment courses and for teams and organizations through tailored programs. PLI courses are led by an expert faculty of physician leaders and industry practitioners and are aligned to the nationally-recognized LEADS in a Caring Environment framework.

All courses will be offered virtually until further notice. Class sizes are limited for an optimal learning and networking experience

 

Open enrolment courses

 

Learn on your schedule and make connections with peers from across the country. Courses are open to all physicians, with both CMA members and residents receiving a discounted rate. 

Become a CMA Member

 

 

Upcoming English courses

Sep. 17 and 24, 2021
Online
English

Sep. 30 and Oct. 1, 2021
Online
English


Oct. 27, Nov. 3 and Nov. 10, 2021
Online
English

Nov. 5 and 12, 2021
Online
English

Estimated five hour workload each week from Jan. 31–Mar. 13, 2022
Online
English

Mar. 24 or Mar 30, 2022
Online
English

Apr. 7–8, 2022
Online
English

May 17, 2022
Online
English

Jun. 21–23, 2022
Online
English


Upcoming French courses

Oct. 29 and Nov. 5, 2021
Online
French

Nov. 26 and Dec. 3, 2021
Online
French




 

On-demand learning

Self-led
Online
English

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Team Training

 

PLI courses can also be tailored to your team, organization or conference.

 

 

Certify your commitment to leadership

 

Members that complete five PLI courses in five years can qualify for a certificate of recognition.

Certification


Become a certified leader
 

Accredited continuing professional development

 

All courses are accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for their Maintenance of Certification Program (MOC) and the College of Family Physicians of Canada for Maintenance of Proficiency (Mainpro+). All courses are also recognized as continuing education activities by la Fédération des médecins omnipraticiens du Québec (FMOQ), la Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec (FMSQ) and le Collège des médecins du Québec (CMQ).