LDW - Leadership Development Workshop (LDW)

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Organised in collaboration with the FIP Foundation, the FIP Academic Pharmacy Section, and the FIP Young Pharmacists’ Group


The LDW is designed to help build and develop leadership skills for Early Career Pharmacists and Pharmaceutical Scientists that they can use in future endeavors.

Thanks to the partnership between YPG and the Academic Pharmacy Section, we have some amazing topics planned for LDW attendees, as seen in the programme outline below.


08:30-08:45  Welcome and introduction from FIP Foundation, AcPS, and YPG
08:45-09:00  Introduction to FIP Structure and YPG Activities
09:00-09:15  Introduction between all participants
09:15-09:45  Values of servant, ethical and volunteer leadership, Betty Chaar, The University of Sydney School of Pharmacy, Australia
09:45-10:15 – Project management skills: Apps, tools, time management and processes to help manage the new workload, Miranda Sertić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
10:15-10:45  Coffee / Tea Break
10:45-11:30  Communication skills: team communication, feedback, and avoiding conflict, Lucas dos Reis Ercolin, FIP Young Pharmacists Group, Brazil

11:30-12:00  Succession planning: Why is it important? Ways to ensure stable handover of local or international YPG roles, Amanda Cavness, FIP Young Pharmacists Group, USA and Allie Jo Shipman, National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations, USA
12:00-12:30 How to run effective meetings, Ema Paulino, Farmácia Nuno Álvares, Portugal
12:30-13:00 Youth 2030: Sustainable leadership – Sherly Meilianti, FIP, Indonesia
13:00-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-14:30 Leadership styles and understanding personalities, Toyin Tofade, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA and Lisa Nissen, University of Queensland, Australia
14:30-15:00 Conclusion/wrap up – Open Q&A with YPG Steering Committee


The session is accessible with pre-registration only.

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