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A new optional module

Chair of Innovation Management & Healthcare Performance. A new optional module based on real-life case studies, role playing, negotiation workshops and team projects. Join the Chair presentation on Thursday November 9, 2017 at 18:00 (Cordeliers, Pavillon 1)

Chair of Innovation Management & Healthcare Performance

A new optional module
An action learning experience


Chair Presentation
on Thursday Nov 9 at 18:00 (Pavillon 1, Cordeliers)

To anticipate the transformation of health systems
Tackle the industrial challenges raised by biomedical innovations
Develop leadership skills and ability for strategic thinking


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« The Chair focuses on building participants’ leadership and decision–making skills and on fostering team spirit. Our vocation is to ignite fires – not fill vessels.” »

Prof. Gregory KATZ
Chair of Innovation Management & Healthcare Performance
University Paris-Descartes Medical School


Action learning approach


The Chair develops an action-learning approach based on :
Real-life case studies
Role playing
Negotiation workshops co-facilitated by the decision-makers
Team projects are conducted in tandem with Chair partners
Immersion visits


Course evaluation by Chair students

• General evaluation of the course: 3.9 / 4
• General evaluation of the Professor and his teaching: 3.9 / 4
• Conceptual evaluation of the course: 4.0 / 4
• Professional contribution of the course: 3.5 / 4


Practical organisation

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  • All sessions are taught in English
  • Classes are taught on Thursdays from 13.30 to 18.30 from January to end of June
  • No class during vacation & exam periods
  • Attendance is required for every session
  • Teaching load: 75 hours, 2 optional credits validated (ECTS)


Who can apply ?

  • ERASMUS students
  • MD students (years 4, 5, 6, residents)
  • Master students
  • PhD students


How to apply ?


  1. Join the Chair presentation on November 9 at 18.00 (Cordeliers, Pavillon 1)
  2. Download the application form here
  3. Return the application by email before November 14, 14.00
  4. Interviews are scheduled on November 13 and 17
Application form


contact @ Tatiana SHURMANOVA
office #320 (Cordeliers campus)



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