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Organization, Regulations, and Courses 2019-20


Health Care Delivery Science

Faculty Directors: Ellen R Meara, Faculty Co-Director, MHCDS; Professor at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Adjunct Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College; Katherine J. Milligan, Program Director, MHCDS; Adjunct Professor, Tuck School of Business; Robert A. Shumsky, Faculty Co-Director, MHCDS; Professor of Operations Management, Tuck School of Business

Faculty: Paul Argenti, Professor of Corporate Communication, Tuck School of Business; Pino Audia, Professor of Management and Organizations, Tuck School of Business; Ethan Berke, Associate Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Associate Professor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Adjunct Associate Professor of Geography, Dartmouth College; Director, Prevention Research Center at Dartmouth; Jeffrey Brenner, 2013 MacArthur Foundation Fellow; Director, Ambulatory Clerkship, Cooper Medical School at Rowan University; Glyn Elwyn, Director, Patient Engagement program and Professor at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Elliott S. Fisher, Director, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; John E. Wennberg Distinguished Professor of Health Policy, Medicine and Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Tina C. Foster, Director, Center for Leadership and Improvement; Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, of Community and Family Medicine and of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College; Program Director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Leadership Preventive Medicine Residency (DHLPMR), Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Mark E. Frisse, Visiting Professor, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College; Accenture Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Paul B. Gardent, Adjunct Professor of Business Administration, Co-Executive Director, The Healthcare Initiative, Tuck School of Business; Senior Associate, Center for Leadership and Improvement, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Vijay Govindarajan, Earl D. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business, Tuck School of Business; Robert G. Hansen, Norman W. Martin 1925 Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business; Constance E. Helfat, J. Brian Quinn Professor in Technology and Strategy, Tuck School of Business; Alexander H. Jordan, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business; William F. Joyce, Professor of Strategy and Organizational Theory, Tuck School of Business; Punam Anand Keller, Associate Dean for Innovation and Growth, Charles Henry Jones Third Century Professor of Management, Tuck School of Business; Carolyn Kerrigan, Professor of Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine; Professor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Julie Lang, Lecturer, Tuck School of Business; Faculty Advisor, OnSite Global Consulting, Center for International Business; Ellen R Meara, Faculty Co-Director, MHCDS; Professor at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Adjunct Professor of Economics, Dartmouth College; Katherine J. Milligan, Program Director, MHCDS; Adjunct Professor, Tuck School of Business; William A. Nelson, Associate Professor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Associate Professor, Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Greg Ogrinc, Senior Associate Dean of Medical Education, Geisel School of Medicine; Associate Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Associate Professor of Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Robert A. Shumsky, Faculty Co-Director, MHCDS; Professor of Operations Management, Tuck School of Business; Jonathan S. Skinner, James O. Freedman Presidential Professorship Professor, Department of Economics, Dartmouth College; Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Anant K. Sundaram, Clinical Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business; Gail A. Taylor, Visiting Associate Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business; Christopher R. Trimble, Adjunct Associate Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business; Dale Collins Vidal, Executive Director, Multi-Specialty Clinical, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital; Professor of Plastic-Reconstructive Surgery and of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Director, Center for Informed Choice, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Eric B. Wadsworth, Assistant Professor and Senior Associate, Office of Professional Education and Outreach, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Ruth Wageman, Associate Faculty, Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Director, ReThink Health; William B. Weeks, Professor of Psychiatry and of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Medical Director, High Value Healthcare Collaborative; H. Gilbert Welch, Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Director, Center for Medicine and the Media, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; John E. Wennberg, Founder and Director Emeritus, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Peggy Y. Thomson Professor (Chair) Emeritus for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences; Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine; Judith B. White, Visiting Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business; Faculty Director, Tuck Business Bridge Program; Michael Zubkoff, Professor of Health Economics and Management, Tuck School of Business and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice; Director, MD/MBA Program at Dartmouth; Faculty Director, Healthcare Initiative

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MHCDS Program

Undergraduates interested in health care delivery science should refer to the health policy track of the Rockefeller Center Public Policy Minor.  Graduate students enrolled in the Master of Health Care Delivery Science (MHCDS) program take a prescribed sequence of courses as a cohort; there are no electives.

The MHCDS program is administered by the faculties of the Tuck School of Business and the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice.  The courses listed below are designed for graduate students and do not conform to the undergraduate course calendar.



Requirements for the Master’s Degree (M.S.)

To qualify for award of the M.S. degree, a student must fulfill the following requirements:

  1. Satisfactory completion of an eighteen-month, graduate-level core curriculum in health care delivery science.
  2. Attendance at four residential periods at Dartmouth College in conjunction with the core curriculum.