Healthcare Leadership and Management Track
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.
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.
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 and Biotech Start Ups & Investments
Medical Informatics, IT and Health System Efficiencies
Hospital Administration / Path to Chief Medical Officer