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Trauma surgeon Brian Brewer, MD, MBA’19, wanted to gain a greater understanding of business in order to lead in hospital administration.
Networking is a common practice in business — perhaps as ubiquitous as spreadsheets — but it’s less frequently used to advance within the medical community.
Pediatrician Autumn Orser, MD, MBA’19, was participating in a CMS initiative in Colorado when she realized she wanted to pursue an MBA.
Reuben Rutland, MD, MBA’16, is a trauma surgeon who thought his career path would eventually lead him to administration.
How do you move from being a regular, working physician to a leader who drives change?
“As physicians, we don’t learn anything about the business of medicine in medical school. If you follow the news and what’s happening in the medical field, you realize that, without business knowledge, you cannot get by.”
Gregory Mishkel, MD, MBA’17, enjoyed the administrative side of medicine but realized he needed greater business expertise. He gained much more than an MBA.
Earning an MBA was something he’d always wanted to do. Jim Grant, MD, MBA’15, had been a practicing anesthesiologist for over twenty years when he decided to pursue the degree.
As president of the adult academic health center (AHC) at Indiana University Health, Ryan Nagy, MD, MBA’15, is responsible for determining the strategic vision and priorities for IU Health Methodist and University hospitals.