Session 2: The Role and Power of Values, Mission, Vison, Goals, Strategy

Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 6:00 - 9:00 PM

ACCMA Headquarters:
6230 Claremont Ave. 3rd flr.
Oakland, CA 94618

What do these buzzwords actually mean, how are they connected, and how can they be used effectively to motivate, align, and inspire teams? How can physicians tap into the energy of deeply held values? Having tools for balancing competing values and aims in complex situations can enlist the team’s best efforts toward shared organizational purpose. This session will also provide an introduction to the structure and functions (and dysfunctions) of teams.

At the completion of this activity, the learner will be able to: 

  • Ability to use the language and concepts of values in team-building, organizational motivation and goal setting.
  • Eliciting and connecting with the values held by others.
  • Utilizing values to engage people 

*Dinner Included


Hilary Worthen, MD

Course Director

Dr. Worthen is an internist who has served in many leadership roles, including CMIO, at the Cambridge Health Alliance, a public academic health care system affiliated with Harvard and Tufts medical schools. He taught leadership for physicians through the UCSF’s Healthforce Center for nine years, and is a visiting scholar at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health. Dr. Worthen has served as course director for the first two cohorts of the Physician Leadership Program on UC Berkeley’s campus.

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