February 24-25 2022

Northern Lights 2022 (Virtual)


Welcome to Northern Lights 2022! The conference will begin at 12:45 p.m. EST.

In order to join the WebEx, visit the Agenda & Resources tab where you will find the WebEx log in information. In order to access this tab, please log into the website.

Logging in to the Northern Lights 2022 Conference Website:

Your username is the email you registered with. Please create/reset your password using one of the following:

  1. Desktop Password Creation
  2. Mobile Device Password Creation

Test WebEx Capabilities Using Your Computer or Notebook:

We urge you to test your WebEx capabilities using instructions below prior to the conference. In the event you experience technology issues, the NOSM IT support information will be shared on the event homepage tomorrow.

1. To ensure access WebEx, please conduct a system test using WebEx Test.

2. If required to download the WebEx App, please use WebEx Download.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with , please contact one of the following:

IT Helpdesk:

  • If you are experiencing difficulties with WebEx, contact NOSM IT Helpdesk 705-662-7120
  • If you require assistance with the website login, contact Melissa Rye at mrye@nosm.ca or 705-665-6865

NORTHERN LIGHTS 2022 (1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST)


Leading with Self: Moving from Fear to Personal Learning

Join us at Northern Lights 2022!

An opportunity to network and further develop your leadership skills. Learn with and from colleagues across Northern Ontario. Sessions will be relevant to faculty in their first five years of practice along with developing and experienced leaders. Additional leadership development resources will be provided pre and post Forum.

You are your most valuable leadership tool! Developing oneself with a leadership lens, provides insights and strategies essential to being an effective leader. The clinical, educational, and organizational settings in which we lead are characterized by constant change and the VUCA characteristics of volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity. Success within VUCA demands moving from fear of the unknown to learning from the challenges and creating safe spaces to learn together with colleagues and team members. Self-awareness, reflection, and coaching accelerate leadership development.

Learning Objectives:

1. Discover individual and collective leadership practices relevant to leading in Northern Ontario.

2. Create collegial leadership networks which provide supportive avenues for personal growth and addressing leadership challenges.

3. Practice coaching skills applicable to leadership, clinical, and educational settings.

4. Identify strategies to support leadership diversity, equity, and inclusion in Northern Ontario.


Please download a copy of our Conference Agenda below!

Registration Fees

*Registration fees include pre & post forum leadership development resources

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Early Bird Registration

Don't miss out on our Early Bird fees for NOSM Faculty & Staff which has been extended to February 7, 2022!

NOSM Faculty/Staff - $375.00

Regular Registration Fees

NOSM Faculty/Staff - $425.00

Learners - $150.00 (capacity of 10 learners)

Other (Non-NOSM Faculty/Staff) - $475.00

Accreditation Statement:

This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Continuing Education and Professional Development Office at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine for up to 7 Mainpro+ credit(s).

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Continuing Education and Professional Development Office at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. You may claim a maximum of 7 hour(s) (credits are automatically calculated).

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Contact us

For any questions about the event, please contact mrye@nosm.ca

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