Healthcare Leadership and Management Track

Goal

The Healthcare Leadership and Management Firm was borne out of the growing need of a new generation of physicians to be able to address the increasing complexity of our healthcare system and it’s ties to multiple other industries.

Description

Residents meet with leaders in diverse fields including hospital administration, pharmaceuticals, biotech, consulting, and venture capital. Residents in this firm are able to customize electives locally and regionally to explore their interest.  Cost analysis based QI projects and tailored evidence-based medicine educational sessions are held during parts of the ambulatory curriculum.  Residents in this track are responsible for a capstone project in innovation.

Curriculum

Topics being covered for the 2019-2020 academic year are:

  • Drivers of healthcare expenditures

  • Physician roles in the Pharmaceutical Industry

  • Pharmaceutical costs and affordable medicine

  • Healthcare Consulting

  • Healthcare and Biotech Start Ups & Investments

  • Medical Informatics, IT and Health System Efficiencies

  • Hospital Administration / Path to Chief Medical Officer