Healthcare Leadership and Management Course

Healthcare Leadership and Management Course

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Global health systems are under unprecedented cost constraints and undergoing transformational change in the pursuit of value.  Leadership by professionals with skills in administration, communication, and clinical context are vital to a healthy future. This course will provide several frameworks for understanding and approaching change and introduce tools to maximize successful implementation for sustainable and evidence-based organizational change. Focused study will include reading, discussion, application exercises and professional reflective writing.


This is a comprehensive course made up of 8 weeks of structured learning. It is built around the required textbooks “Switch: How to change things when change is hard,” by Chip Heath & Dan Heath (Broadway Book, New York., 2010), and “Prescription for the Future. The twelve transformational practices of highly effective medical organizations,” by Ezekiel J. Emanuel (Public Affairs, New York, 2017), available through


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