Tutorial: King's Fund Systems Leadership

Category: Tutorial Dates - Other

Date: October 8th 2019 9:30am until 4:30pm

Location: Conference Room 7, Ground Floor, Rivergate, Bristol BS1 6EH

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These tutorials are open to Public Health Specialty Registrars on the South West Public Health Training Programme only.

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SW Registrars Public Health
Leadership Tutorial

Venue: Rivergate Offices – Public Health England,
2 Rivergate, Bristol, BS1 6EH

Date: 8th October 2019

Time: 10.00 – 16.30


Facilitator: Dr Durka Dougall, Senior Consultant & Programme Director, The King’s Fund. Bio: https://www.kingsfund.org.uk/about-us/whos-who/durka-dougall




Information to note: Refreshments will be provided but participants will be required to bring their lunch as is usual for SW Public Health tutorials.




10.10 – 10.15

Welcome & Introductions

10.15 – 11.45

Session 1: Three Leadership Lenses for Public Health Practice  

This session considers the key leadership concepts and attributes needed for public health professionals to operate successfully. It will consider the difference between leadership and management and explores the nature of leadership through three lenses – self, teams, systems.   

11.45 – 12.00







12.00 – 13.15

Session 2: The Evolving Policy Landscape and Need for System Leadership  

This session recaps the significant changes to the health and care landscape and provides the opportunity to revisit its relevance for public health – what are the opportunities and challenges? It considers what this means for our leadership practice and why system leadership becomes so important.  

13.15 – 14.00

Lunch (not provided)

14.00 – 15.00

Session 3:  Dealing with Complexity, and Holding Dilemmas

This session explores learning from The King’s Fund Leadership for Population Health programme and examples from our work in Greater Manchester. What are we learning about public health professionals leading in the modern context with success? How can it relate to those in training?

15.00 – 15.15


15.15 – 16.30

Session 4: Power and Influence

An interactive exercise to consider the ways in which power affects our practice and ways in which we can influence this to be successful public health leaders.


















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