Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
MD Education

Business of Medicine

The landscape of healthcare is evolving rapidly, and students must learn to navigate the complex system of healthcare financing and delivery in the United States. The Business of Medicine thread focuses on topics such as systems of healthcare delivery, health insurance structure, models of payment, the Affordable Care Act, hospital operations and academic medicine. This thread will enable students to develop attitudes, skills and behaviors to function in a complex and dynamic healthcare marketplace.

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Faculty Leaders and Coordinator

Howard B Chrisman, MD, MBA

Craig Johnson, MBA

Rishi Agrawal, MD

Terry Long