The Health Leadership Academy offers leadership programs for aspiring and current health leaders that focuses on learning, and unlearning, the necessary skills to navigate and adapt to our ever-changing health environment.

Emerging Leaders Program

A one-week intensive leadership foundations program for students and young professionals looking to gain the skills to lead across the health system.

Students working together at a board.

Innovation by Design (IBD)

A 3-unit design thinking course for undergraduate students (level 3 and higher).

Pathfinder Program

An eight-week personalized leadership development program to build the leadership capabilities of health leaders.

Shift Program

A three month virtual, experiential, project-based program which introduces conceptual and practical approaches to design thinking for health leadership.

Physician Fellowship Program

A new program for physicians enrolled in the Executive MBA in Digital Transformation at McMaster.