Optional Enrichment Electives

Understanding and Improving Our Health Care System

This elective provides students a basic understanding of how the health care system work and integrates health care policy issues to prompt physician advocacy. Combining lectures with clinical correlations and allowing students to ask the questions that we all have about how the system works, this elective addresses access to health care, rising costs, current events, policy, and advocacy. 

For further information, please contact:

Suzanne.Cashman@umassmed.edu
Michael.Tutty@umassmed.edu
Jefferson.Barrett@umassmed.edu  MSI