UI Health Care has several groups dedicated to developing and delivering professional development opportunities tailored to the careers of health care professionals.

We invite you to take advantage of this resource by using this course calendar. Each entry will give you specific details on course content and how to enroll.

Please seek supervisor support prior to registering.

How to Handle Your Own Conflicts

(This course is for employees only. Supervisors should take Employee-to-Employee Conflicts if they are interested in this course.) How to Handle Your Own Conflicts is a workshop designed to give University of Iowa employees an introduction to effective conflict management. Topics include your approach to conflict, including conflict management styles, communication styles, and emotional intelligence; greater understanding of the other person in a conflict; and a roadmap for having a productive conversation about a conflict. The workshop will include an opportunity to talk about a current conflict you are facing.

Communication and Professionalism Workshop

  This course discusses what communication and professionalism is and nine behavioral skills for interpersonal effectiveness. The course also discusses how professionalism is judged and tools to support being a professional. In addition, you will learn techniques for in-person, telephone, and e-mail interactions.

Communication and Professionalism Workshop

  This course discusses what communication and professionalism is and nine behavioral skills for interpersonal effectiveness. The course also discusses how professionalism is judged and tools to support being a professional. In addition, you will learn techniques for in-person, telephone, and e-mail interactions.

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity & Inclusion (for UI Health Care)

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty and staff to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance of diversity and inclusion as core values of the university. Participants will explore and reflect on the role of identity in their personal and professional experiences. This session will also outline the relevant resources and opportunities on campus. For those taking BUILD courses to obtain a certificate, this session should be taken first.   This date is for UIHC employees only, and can be registered at: compliance.hr.uiowa.edu/my_training/course_enroll_details/001905.   To register for UI campus courses, log-in to UI Employee Self Service, click on "My Training" to be rerouted to Learning and Development, and click on the “Enroll in Courses” tab. Then use the search fields to find the desired sessions. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Chief Diversity Office in advance at 319-353-2388 or diversity-resources@uiowa.edu