GRADUATE EXECUTIVE BOARDROOM
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
31823
Career
Graduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 5/1/2021
Units
2 units
Grading
Grad Letter Grade
Description
Following the healthcare dollar: this interactive offering will engage students in a structured understanding of the business side of medicines in the health care industry and other related fields. For instance, students will study different leadership styles and corporate cultures in an organization, follow health spending longitudinally and vertically on medicines from consumer to product and service, discover how market conditions affect operations and profitability and learn about the executive's career development path. Entrepreneurship in healthcare: students will engage in a structured understanding of the business side of medicines in the health care industry and other related fields. This course delves into entrepreneurship in medicines and health. The fundamentals of entrepreneurship medicines and health will be discussed and students will study and contrast the primary entrepreneurship styles including characteristics of those who succeed through discovery, adaptation, and fortitude. Entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship models will be utilized. Students will contrast methods of innovation and supporting business cultures. The impact of market conditions will be analyzed in terms of how they affect success of such endeavors and learn about the executive's career development path. Many past students have used the learning and networking opportunities from this course to shape and propel their careers.
Enrollment Requirements
Pharmacy Business Admin (PHARMBA-MS) Students Only
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Bridget Walker, Dr. Gordon Vanscoy
Meets
TBA
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 05/01/2021
Room
TO BE ARRANGED
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
6
Seats Open
29
Class Capacity
35
Unrestricted Seats
29
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
0