BIOL 6675: The Business of Medicine

Student Leaders: 
Wesley Durand, MD20; Sukrit Jain, MD20; Timothy Genovese, MD20
Faculty Adviser: 
Arnold-Peter Weiss, MD

The business of medicine is not taught in medical school, but it affects everyone in the realm of healthcare. What is the business of medicine and why should you care? The course Business in Medicine is geared to teach you fundamental concepts such as how providers are paid, how to negotiate with insurance companies, and how to manage an interdisciplinary team. This course will also teach basic presentation, communication, and marketing skills.