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CAMRT Leadership Development Institute

In SPRING 2015 - Look for the "Call for Applications"

In Fall 2015, the CAMRT will host its sixth Leadership Development Institute in Ottawa.

This 3-day event is designed to engage CAMRT members who have demonstrated, at an early stage in their careers, leadership potential and a commitment to the advancement of the medical imaging or radiation therapy professions. The program's objective is to develop a new, vibrant and motivated volunteer base to draw on for future leadership needs of the CAMRT and the provincial partner associations, and at the same time, to provide young leaders with enhanced skills that will further their professional progress. The CAMRT will cover travel and accommodation expenses for the ten participants accepted into the program.

Participants will:

  • Develop effective leadership skills
  • Better understand their personality type and their unique set of strengths and challenges
  • Learn skills to facilitate meetings
  • Practice effective communication skills
  • Develop coaching abilities
  • Learn techniques for creative problem-solving
  • Learn how to support effective teamwork

Criteria for Application

At the time of submission in Spring 2015, applicants should:

  • Be a full-practice member of the CAMRT for at least the past two consecutive years
  • Have been employed in an MRT-related profession for a minimum of two years and less than 10 years
  • Demonstrate commitment to continuous learning and, personal and professional development
  • Provide evidence of leadership ability (professional advancement, leadership in the workplace, volunteer achievements, awards, etc.), and
  • MUST be willing to volunteer within the CAMRT or their respective provincial association within a year of completing the program

The Leadership Development Institute is offered in English only at the present time.

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Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists
85 Albert St, Suite 1000, Ottawa, ON, K1P 6A4
phone: 613 234-0012 / 800 463-9729
fax: 613 234-1097