Obtain a Pocket MBA

Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program

Earn your Pocket MBA certificate while completing your Med-Peds residency

ChristianaCare’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 to three hours asynchronous online learning (learn content at own pace)
  • Structured, 45 minute, online discussion session (review subject material, questions, review assignment)
  • In-person, 1.5 hour seminar at ChristianaCare (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:

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

Course Director

Allen Friedland, M.D., FACP, FAAP
Program Director, Combined Med-Peds Residency Program