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Book Club Series #3 - Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance - by Atul Gawande

The University of Texas System

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 12:00 PM (CDT)

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 Join the UT System Leadership Institute Book Club!

 

The UT System Leadership Institute is proud to announce the launch of its Book Club Series No. 3, entitled Better: A Surgeon's on Performance, by Atul Gawande.  We invite you to  to engage youself with others across The University of Texas System institutions, in developing your leadership skills through the review and discussions of this book in which leadership is a critical theme.  

  • September 20, 2011:  Dr. Lily Garcia, Professor and Director, Division of Advanced Education and External Affairs at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio will lead the review of Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande – Registration available Now through 8/26/2011.   See more information.
      
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    Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance

    by

    Atul Gawande

     

    Led by Dr. Lily Garcia, Professor and Director, Division of Advanced Education and External Affairs


    The University of Texas
    Health Science Center San Antonio

     

Our third book review will be led by Dr. Lily Garcia. Click here for her bio, reason for choosing this book, and a brief synopsis of the content.   

Book Review will be on September 20, 2011
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm CDT

       

Better is available at Amazon (New - $9.87 paperback, $9.99 Kindle).  Consider checking this book out from a library or purchasing a used version.

 

Here are some key points for the Book Club Series:

  • Books will be selected from academia, business, and literature and reviews will be led by one of our Advisory Group Members, LDI Alums, or other leaders throughout The University of Texas System.
  • Registrations for each Book Club review will be limited to 30 participants across the U.T. System.
  • There is no fee for participating in the Book Club; however, participants will be required to obtain a copy of the book being reviewed.
  • Books may be checked out of a library or purchased by program participants (a link is provided for cost-effective purchase options).
  • As a participant in the Book Club Series, you will be asked to read chapter assignments before participating in each review session.
  • Book Club programs will be held via conference call, webinar, or in Second Life, at the discretion of the Review Leader.

 

Have questions about Book Club Series #3 - Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance - by Atul Gawande? Contact The University of Texas System

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UTS-LI Conference Bridge
218-339-4300, access 441928#


Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 12:00 PM (CDT)


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