EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE: WHAT IT IS AND WHY IT MATTERS
Did you know your emotional intelligence (EQ) is just as, if not more important, than your IQ? EQ is the capacity for recognizing our own feelings and those of others, managing emotions well in ourselves and in relationships, and motivating ourselves and others. It can make a big difference when it comes to the success of personal and professional relationships. Join us, to learn ways of improving your EQ
and why it’s important for success and happiness.
Patrice M. Weiss, M.D., is the chair of Carilion Clinic’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. Dr. Weiss received her medical degree from Hahnemann University (Drexel) School of Medicine in Philadelphia and completed her residency at Lehigh Valley Hospital. She lectures nationally on a variety of topics, including medical education, risk management/patient safety, and emotional intelligence.
Cost: $15(includes lunch)
Registration is required by calling Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.