Leadership Development Workshop (LDW)

Brought to you by a collaboration between the FIP Foundation, the FIP Academic Pharmacy Section, and the FIP Young Pharmacists’ Group

Introduction

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 FIP Foundation, all attendees of the LDW in 2022 will have their registration fee for LDW waived as the FIP Foundation will cover the costs of the programme in Seville. Additionally, one (1) FIP Foundation Leadership Development Workshop (LDW) Scholarship will be offered to cover flights, registration, and accommodations up to 2500 Euros. The scholarship recipient will be required to provide receipts for reimbursement of covered expenses.

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.

Programme

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
09:45-10:15 – Project management skills — Apps, tools, time management and processes to help manage
the new workload
10:15-10:45 – Coffee / Tea Break
10:45-11:30 – Communication skills ― Public speaking, presentation skills, constructive feedback and
media releases
11:30-12:15 Succession planning — Why is it important? Ways to ensure stable handover of local or
international YPG roles
12:00-12:30 How to run effective meetings
12:30-13:00 Youth 2030: Sustainable leadership
13:00-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-14:30 Leadership styles and understanding personalities
14:30-15:00 Conclusion/wrap up – Open Q&A with YPG Steering Committee

Registration

Application deadline:

5 August 2022 at 23:59 CEST

Eligibility criteria and application materials:
1. Must be a FIP YPG Member at the time of application.
2. Must be registered to attend the FIP Congress in Seville, Spain 2022 by the application deadline (5th August 2022).
3. Must submit the following application materials via the link below:

a. CV (no more than 5 pages)
b. Motivation Letter (no more than 500 words)
c. Optional (if applying for the FIP Foundation LDW Scholarship): Letter of Recommendation (no more than 500 words)

FIP Foundation LDW Scholarship Applicants:
The final question in the application form will complete your scholarship application by uploading a Letter of Recommendation. Applicants for the scholarship are encouraged to explain their motivation for applying for both the LDW and the FIP Foundation LDW Scholarship within their Motivation Letter.

Apply to attend the LDW here.

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