Healthcare

Nancy-Ann Deparle and Dr. Scott Gottlieb Join Executives from Johnson & Johnson, Merck, and Novartis to Shape The Future of Healthcare at Columbia Business School  

Press Release | February 09, 2017

The 13th annual conference gathers today’s top healthcare leaders to discuss the dramatic changes underway and how to improve health outcomes

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Predictive Analytics: The Key to Cutting ER Wait Times

Media Mentions | December 15, 2016 | Health Systems Management

Professor Carri Chan

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The great Queens health care overhaul

Media Mentions | November 07, 2016 | Politico

Professor Fred Hyde

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New Research Helps Doctors Deliver Bad News to Patients

Press Release | September 29, 2016

  • Physicians delivering difficult information in a way patients do not expect to hear yields greater retention of it
  • Physicians can determine the best approach to sharing bad news by assessing a patient’s usual motivational focus and then delivering information in a way that runs counter to that
  • Delivering difficult information in an unexpected way facilitates patients’ willingness to consider it more deeply and avoid a reaction that can impede objective thinking and decision making

NEW YORK — When do

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How to Shorten Emergency Room Wait Time

Media Mentions | September 05, 2016 | Health System Management

Research by Professor Carri Chan on how the use of predictive analytics can reduce wait times in emergency rooms and save money is featured.

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Research from Columbia Business School Reveals How to Shorten Emergency Room Wait Time

Press Release | August 30, 2016

  • Predictive analytics can help hospitals reduce wait times for patients by up to 15 percent
  • Hospitals can use predictive analytics to develop proactive policies for diverting patients before ERs become over-crowded
  • Predictive analytics harnesses the data around ER visits to predict future demand

NEW YORK— According to the U.S.

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National Pharmacare Is the Opposite of What Canada Needs

Media Mentions | July 18, 2016 | The Huffington Post

Professor Frank Lichtenberg credits the dramatic increase in life expectancy in recent years to the creation of many new drugs, which plays a significant role in the controversy of Canadian Pharmacare.

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Pharma Innovation worth the Cost

Media Mentions | June 20, 2016 | Ottawa Sun

Despite the high cost of new drugs, Professor Frank Lichtenberg authors byline advocating the benefits of pharma innovation such as long-term improvements in health and longevity.

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Bunny Ellerin Appointed Director of the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management Program

School News | June 14, 2016

Dean Glenn Hubbard has announced the appointment of Beatrice Ellerin, known as Bunny, as Director of the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management (HPM) Program, effective September 1. Cliff Cramer, who created the HPM Program in 2006, will continue to support the program as an adjunct professor and mentor to students and alumni.

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15 Top Takeaways from the Centennial Symposium

School News | May 18, 2016

A look at the biggest ideas from Columbia Business School’s 100th-anniversary event.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Centennial, Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Leadership, Media and Technology, Organizations, Social Enterprise, Strategy, World Business | Read Article