The International Emergency Department Leadership Institute (IEDLI) provides Emergency Department leaders with the skills and knowledge they need to operate successful emergency departments around the world.
IEDLI is sponsored by the Department of Emergency Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital.
Why Attend IEDLI?
Leading an Emergency Department presents challenges to even the most experienced healthcare professionals. At IEDLI, you will undergo leadership training for real-world scenarios in Emergency Medicine.
Gain Essential Skills
Participants develop critical leadership skills through interactive workshops, mentoring, and seminars.
Learn from Expert Faculty
IEDLI faculty come from within the Harvard system and around the world, with extensive experience in ED leadership, development, and education.
Join an International Network
IEDLI brings together healthcare professionals from around the world, with networking events included.
Improve Your ED
You will return from IEDLI with the tools to improve your Emergency Department.
IEDLI explores critical topics that present challenges in Emergency Departments, with topics updated each year to cover the current most pressing issues.
Who Should Attend IEDLI?
IEDLI is designed for ED physicians, nurses, and hospital administrators. Both current leaders and emerging leaders are encouraged to attend.
The courses and content are created for an international audience, with English as the common language.
of 2022 attendees would recommend IEDLI to a colleague
IEDLI offers four interactive courses taught by Harvard Medical School faculty and other international experts with workshops, seminars, group work, and personal mentoring.
Leadership Essentials Course
Develop solutions to leadership challenges facing ED leaders today.
CEDE Certification Course
Engage in hands-on case study presentations on current challenges in ED leadership.
Continuing Executive Education Course
Master solutions on emerging challenges and opportunities in ED leadership.
Emergency Department Design Course
Combine design and process to create high performing emergency departments.
IEDLI courses are amongst the best CME courses that I have attended, with friendly, knowledgeable, and supportive IEDLI faculty.IEDLI Attendee on the Certified Emergency Department Executive Course
It was great to make new contacts for those difficult times when an additional opinion can be sought from other ED leaders who are experiencing similar issues despite different healthcare systems.IEDLI Attendee on the Emergency Department Design Course
I am currently trying to engage an executive team on project. This course created ideas on how to approach this and make progress.IEDLI Attendee on the Certified Emergency Department Executive Course
NEVER A MOMENT OF DULLNESS. The entire format is interactive and innovative; even the lectures are kept interactive. The workshops are its biggest upside.IEDLI Attendee on the Leadership Essentials Course
IEDLI Leadership Essentials is outstanding! It provides us with a whole toolbox on how to work with ourselves, our team and change within the ED.IEDLI Attendee on the Leadership Essentials Course
This course has raised the bar for all other CME. Very well-organized. I never felt for a minute that my time was being wasted.IEDLI Attendee on the Certified Emergency Department Executive Course
The most eye-opening thing is the interactions with other participants, to find out that everyone struggles with the same issues. After this course, I feel much more confident about my leadership skills.IEDLI Attendee on the Leadership Essentials Course
As I am in the middle of designing a new department, I learned so many tools that I will implement and offer to my leadership.IEDLI Attendee on the Emergency Department Design Course
This course gave me a number of tools that will have immediate benefit on my work (feedback, meetings, change leadership, data/scheduling) as well as improved ways to think about things we already do (clinical pathways, triage, etc.).IEDLI Attendee on the Leadership Essentials Course
It made me think of things that I haven’t considered to be important before. The course has given me tools to start working on improving my ED. It has also given me a lot of inspiration.IEDLI Attendee on the Leadership Essentials Course
Meet the Faculty
IEDLI faculty members include senior ED leaders from within the Harvard system and top content experts from around the world. Faculty members have extensive experience in developing and improving Emergency Medicine education and delivery systems worldwide.