HMS Leadership in Medicine: Southeast Asia Program
01 December 2020
Leadership in Medicine: Southeast Asia Program
Global health care leaders must have expertise in leadership, health care finance and human resource management in order to maintain excellence in service and patient care. With the support of Sunway University and Sunway Medical Centre, the Harvard Medical School Postgraduate Medical Education has developed the Leadership in Medicine: Southeast Asia program to ensure that emerging health care leaders in Malaysia, Southeast Asia, Australia and the Pacific region have access to the world’s leading authorities in safety, quality, complex organizational management and health leadership.
Leadership in Medicine: Southeast Asia is a one-year certificate program consisting of three, four-day residential workshops (in Bandar Sunway, Selangor, Malaysia and Boston, Massachusetts, US), pre-recorded lectures and interactive webinars focused on relevant and complementary topics.
The program is designed for senior and executive-level professionals working in hospitals, primary care sites, recuperative care, community and other health care facility administrators, chiefs of staff hospital board members, chief nursing officers, department directors and other health care professionals with supervisory, management or executive-level responsibilities. The Leadership in Medicine: Southeast Asia program will also be of benefit to clinicians who are transitioning or seeking to transition into administrative management or executive roles. Medical and non-medical personnel and staff who aspire to become directors, executives and administrators will also find tremendous value in the knowledge and skills taught.
Sunway Scholarship Application Deadline
Early Application Deadline
Application Closing Date
|February 05, 2021||March 10, 2021||April 05, 2021|
Who Are We Looking For?
This program will benefit hospital and other health care leaders such as:
• Senior and executive-level vice presidents and C-suite executives
• Chiefs of staff
• Chief nursing officers
• Hospital board members
• Department directors
• Other health care professionals with supervisory, management or executive-level responsibilities
• Clinicians who are transitioning or seeking to transition into administrative, management or executive roles
• Mid-level medical and non-medical personnel who aspire to become directors, executives or administrators or obtain other positions of leadership within the health care industry.
In the most recent cohort, the following countries were represented:
• New Zealand
|April 05–08, 2021||November 02–05, 2021||March 14–17, 2022|
|Live Virtual||Selangor, Malaysia||Boston, Massachusetts|
Due to ongoing COVID-19 impacts, the current tuition for this program has been reduced to: $13,900 (USD) for all students.
The standard full program tuition is $14,900 (USD).
Program tuition does not include airfare, accommodations, meals or educational materials.
There are a limited number of scholarships supported by Sunway University that are available for students in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Cambodia and Myanmar.
For more information, check the brochure or visit the website at hms.harvard.edu/limsea