Leadership Scholarly Concentration
Overview and Application Process
The purpose of the Leadership Scholarly Concentration Program (SCP) is to prepare interested students for leadership in medicine, whether academic, administrative, health care system, business, or otherwise. It advances a vision of future physicians being actively engaged in shaping the institutions and policies that affect medical practice. The Leadership SCP would target students who might be interested in enhancing their education through knowledge and skills from MHA or MBA type programs but who do not which to fully invest in an additional degree.
Deadline ONLINE APPLICATION for this scholarly concentration is January 29, 2018 by 8 am.
Program Structure and Highlights
Students will participate in curricular activities, develop mentor relationships, and complete a project related to leadership.
Curricular activities: Students will choose from a variety of didactic opportunities to better understand principles of leadership as it relates to physicians
Mentorship relationships: Students will connect with health leaders in our community to observe leadership in action and receive mentorship.
Projects: Students will complete a project that aligns with their interests and deepens their understanding of leadership in health. The projects will have a meaningful impact and will be presented orally to peers and/or published.