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Tuesday, June 18 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Session 402: Keeping Up: How Companies Handle Continuing Education

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In today’s technology-driven world, employees must be up-to-date on the latest advances within their industries. A prime example is healthcare: Think robotic surgery, telemedicine, advanced diagnostics, to name a few. Partnerships between hospitals and community colleges and four-year institutions, as well as community organizations, are springing up to feed the hunger for skilled healthcare employees. In addition, a number of community college and CTE programs have been created to re-educate older workers aiming to extend their skills and come back from a downsizing or to postpone retirement. Discover some current best practices in continuing education and how employers are using these programs to plug needed workers into critical slots.

 


Speakers
avatar for Darla Olson

Darla Olson

Co-Chair, Health Careers Collaborative of Greater Cincinnati, Employment Director, TriHealth
Darla Olson is Human Resource Director, Physician Practices, for TriHealth, Inc.  TriHealth is a health system in Cincinnati Ohio.  Prior to her current position with TriHealth, Darla was Employment Director.  Darla has experience in human resources and organizational development in the Healthcare, Banking and Information Technology industries.  In addition to her role at TriHealth, Darla is the co-chair for the executive... Read More →
avatar for Richard M. Rhodes, Ph.D.

Richard M. Rhodes, Ph.D.

President and CEO, Austin Community College District
Dr. Richard Rhodes is the President and CEO of the Austin Community College District.  He joined ACC in September 2011 after serving as President of El Paso Community College for 10 years. A native of Alamogordo, New Mexico, Dr. Rhodes received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Master of Arts in Educational Management and Development from New Mexico State University.  He earned his doctorate through the... Read More →
avatar for Jeffrey Weld, Ph.D.

Jeffrey Weld, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council, Associate Professor of Biology, University of Northern Iowa
avatar for Lisa Zankman

Lisa Zankman

Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Lisa Zankman has been the Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Boston, Massachusetts, since 2003. She is responsible for all Human Resources and Organizational Development activities for the Medical Center.  Her accomplishments include the introduction of nationally recognized workforce development programs and innovative talent management and leadership development... Read More →


Tuesday June 18, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm
Room 8