Global Executive Education

Executive certificate in health administration

Vancouver Site Visit Study Tour (Optional)

A: A Day in the Life of a Canadian Senior Executive

This intimate discussion with a Canadian Senior Healthcare Executive will discuss issues including:

  • Board accountability, managing large complex organizations
  • Succession planning
  • Aging populations and high cost technologies
  • External pressures: political and legal challenges
  • Privacy and public scrutiny

B: Innovation Showcase

Participants will form into small groups at a Vancouver health care facility to work through a case study on one of the topics covered within the certificate program

C: Site Visits (specific site locations to be determined)

  • Affiliated hospitals of the University of British Columbia and medical research institutions
  • Private health care institutions
  • BC Children's Hospital
  • Residents and community care facilities
  • Biotechnology companies

D: Vancouver city tour and optional Whistler or Victoria day trip


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