Doctor of Health Sciences, DHSc
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The Doctor of Health Sciences (DHSc) is an advanced academic degree designed to facilitate advancement or career change for persons in healthcare and public health, clinical practice, administration, or education. Eastern Virginia Medical School has enrolled the first cohort of students in this cutting-edge distance learning program in August 2017. Students complete a curriculum developed by educators and clinicians to provide substantial exposure to diverse yet interrelated topics such as healthcare delivery systems, strategic communication, medical simulation, budgeting and finance, data analytics, health policy, organizational management, conflict analysis, and leadership. A culminating innovative course will enable learning that is applied and reflective. Persons who want to make sustained contributions as scholarly professionals and to serve as effective change agents in their place of employment are encouraged to apply.
**Employees of Eastern Virginia Medical School and Sentara are eligible for a 5% tuition discount**
EVMS School of Health Professions
Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017
8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Lewis Hall, 700 W. Olney Road
Norfolk, VA 23507