The COVID-19 crisis that has overwhelmed India over the last year has been a challenge unlike any other in recent history. While the nation protected its citizens from the pandemic by enforcing lockdowns and establishing healthcare infrastructure, it was the frontline workers who had to fight the invisible enemy, despite the known risk to their life. The doctors spend enormous hours working in some of the most difficult conditions to save the lives of our loved ones. Amongst all these commendable frontline fighters, the Doctors who faced this challenge first and helped the nation get through these difficult times. Despite being underequipped, short-staffed, overworked, and away from their families for weeks at end, these Doctors have been determined to save each patient who sought their attention. It is such selfless service from the Doctors which has given the nation overcome the first and second waves of COVID-19.
IIM Indore is offering a Short Duration Certificate Programme for these doctors which will equip them deal with such situations professionally. This training programme will include contemporary topics of interest for doctors, including Leadership, Negotiations, Conflict Management, Effective Communication Skills, Understanding New-age Technology, Service Operations, Financial Management, etc. The programme is designed to impart competencies in Leadership, Management, and Entrepreneurship to participating Doctors.
The major learning outcomes from the programme are:
- To impart participating Doctors with insights on the best Leadership and Management practices.
- To help appreciate the importance of Transformational Leadership and Interpersonal effectiveness in the healthcare system.
- To help participants develop the right strategies for Negotiation, Conflict Management, and Change Management.
- To help Doctors understand the process of Decision Making under uncertainty and in the context of Ethical dilemmas.
- To inculcate the strategic used of Effective Communication.
- To enable an understanding of New-age Technologies and Digital Practices as change agents for transformation in the healthcare domain.
- To provide participants with world-class Service and Operations Management concepts for a smoother hospital administration.
- To impart key insights about Financial Management practices.
Management Development Programmes (MDP) Office
Indian Institute of Management Indore
Prabandh Shikhar, Rau-Pithampur Road
Indore 453556, Madhya Pradesh, INDIA
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Tel. : +91-731-2439750, 2439752, 2439753, 24397544
Fax : +91-731-2439800
The programme is open to doctors who have served in frontline duty during the COVID-19 pandemic in India during 2020 and 2021. The programme will be effective in nurturing leadership, managerial, and entrepreneurial skills in doctors at all levels of their career. The programme is open for doctors serving in both the Government as well as Private sector hospitals.
The programme will be delivered over the online platform, at convenient times for the Doctors to participate. Sessions would be scheduled on alternate weekends from 18-September-2021 to 26-December 2021. Participants will be provided reading materials for each course, where necessary.
There will be total 40 sessions of 75 minutes each during the programme. These sessions will be delivered online. The sessions will be delivered on alternative weekends. The normal timing of the sessions will be as follows:
|Saturday, First session||10:30 AM to 11:45 AM|
|Saturday, Second session||12:00 Noon to 01:15 PM|
|Sunday, First session||12:00 Noon to 01:15 PM|
|Sunday, Second session||02:30 PM to 03:45 PM|
|Sunday, Third session||04:00 PM to 05:15 PM|
Participating doctors will also be required to complete a project which will take approximately 20 hours’ worth effort. IIM Indore faculty will mentor the participants to complete the project.
The programme will be delivered through broadband infrastructure to deliver real-time, synchronous, live education to all participants. It is a multi-modal, multimedia e-learning platform that provides an immersive e-learning experience that is almost as good as a real classroom experience.
The interaction is live and uses high-quality video, audio, and data transfer. Courses will be delivered through Direct-to-Device (D2D) mode and courses can be accessed by smartphone/tablet/laptop/desktop. Participants can attend sessions from any location in the country having functional/continuous internet connectivity of at least 2mbps or higher. They may interact with the concerned faculty through email or chat.
The pedagogy follows a judicious blend of methodologies that include Lectures, Case studies, Games, Real-life examples and Projects.
GST, as applicable, will be additional
Prof. Subin Sudhir