2019 WHEN Annual Meeting 
April 18, 2019 | 9 a.m.–3:15 p.m.
Leveraging Emotionally Intelligent Leadership
for Health Promotion Practice
Marriott Madison West Hotel 

Learning objectives, participants will:

  • Review emotional intelligence as a core concept in the development of outstanding leadership qualities
  • Clarify the enhancement of effective leadership through the development of eight essential emotional intelligence competencies
  • Explore an integrated model of emotional intelligence development that incorporates leadership self-awareness, assessment and an individualized learning plan
  • Determine means for the sustainability of effective leadership
  • Derive meaningful insights from reviewing examples of success and challenges in leadership roles
  • Explore their own leadership and interactivity styles in relating with others personally and professionally
  • Consider possible changes needed in order to enhance relationship building and health promotion practices
  • Identify resources to grow in emotional intelligence and draw support
  • Network with colleagues and new contacts throughout the 33rd Annual Meeting
  • Recognize those receiving the 2019 Barbara A. Lange Memorial Award



For questions about the program: Gary D. Gilmore, M.P.H., Ph.D., MCHES, 608.785.8163 or ggilmore@uwlax.edu.

For questions regarding registration: Continuing Education & Extension, 608.785.6500 or toll-free 1.866.895.9233 or conted@uwlax.edu.