Obtain a Pocket MBA

Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program

Earn your MBA while completing your Internal Medicine residency

Christiana Care’s iLEAD and University of Delaware Lerner School of Business will offer selected residents and fellows the ability to get a pocket MBA (it is a certificate program not a master’s degree) using blended online and in-person program session in 4 week blocks:

  • One hour asynchronous online learning (learn content at own pace)
  • Structured, half hour, online discussion session (review subject material, questions, review assignment)
  • In-person, 5 hour seminar at Christiana Care (discuss applicability)

Eleven topics divided into three modules:

  • Leading People (Power and influence, Business ethics, entrepreneurial thinking)
  • Healthcare Business Acumen (Population health informatics, management accounting, finance, e-service management, patient experience and engagement)
  • Leading the Healthcare Organization (Strategic decision making, policy and finance in healthcare delivery, leadership and innovation in population health)

In addition:

  • Poster competition based on a Harvard Business Review
  • Executive Education Certificate