Managing Conflicts of Interest
7/24/13 9:00 am EST
Grand Valley State University Richard Devos Center, Rm 109D
401 Fulton St West
Grand Rapids, MI
Many professionals are experts in their fields at managing competing interests. Yet, how expert are we at managing conflicts of interest? COIs often operate on a subconscious level, making them hard to recognize, and carry a moral stigma, creating a disincentive for individuals to acknowledge them. However, if left unchecked, COIs can undermine our business goals, our integrity, and our reputation. You Will: •Learn to recognize conflicts of interest in the workplace •Identify three risks associated with conflicts of interest •Discuss five key strategies for managing conflicts of interest PRESENTER: Michael Wassenaar, Ph.D Clinical Ethicist, Spectrum Health COST: Accredited Businesses = FREE Accredited Charities = FREE Non Accredited Businesses = $40 Non Accredited Charities = $20 Contact Lynne at Lynne@wm.bbb.org to register!