Category: Healthcare Leadership

Memorial Service Announced for Dr. Irene Frederick

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Dr. Irene Frederick — a champion of community healthcare and former academic director of the Healthcare Leadership program at University College — passed away on October 1, 2016 after a year-long battle with glioblastoma. Prior to joining the University of Denver community, Dr. Frederick was an obstetrician/gynecologist, dedicated to the care of underserved populations. From [...]

New JD and MS Dual Degree

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The University of Denver now offers a dual degree between the Sturm College of Law and University College, where students may earn a Juris Doctor and Master of Science in Healthcare Leadership. Reducing cost and time to completion, students who pursue both a JD and MS will gain valuable healthcare skills—one of the highest growth [...]

Director Message – Healthcare Leadership

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In the past week the country has faced a major public health scare. The arrival, and unfortunate death, of the gentleman from Liberia presents many questions and challenges. I would encourage you to follow these events closely. As healthcare leaders, think about how you would respond to these events. Could we as a country have [...]

Global Health Issue Webinar

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By Dr. Irene Frederick Below you will find an email and a link to a webinar that is from a current Global Health presentation from the University of Minnesota. As you are probably aware, ebola virus is a major global health issue today. The arrival the patient in Texas this week adds a new layer [...]

Welcome to Healthcare Leadership


Welcome to the Healthcare Leadership program−designed to meet the growing need of healthcare professionals, or those transitioning to healthcare careers, to acquire the skills to address the challenges of healthcare reform. Three specialty areas with ample elective options allow you to design a degree program for your particular needs. You will have the opportunity to [...]