Global Immersion: Comparative Health System

Course Code
3 hours
  • Winter 23

Global Immersion: Comparative Health System --- This course will combine a broad overview of comparative health care systems with a focus on the French healthcare system as a case study for understanding alternative approaches to financing and delivering health care and sustaining innovation in biomedical technology. The course will center on a weeklong residency in France.

Taught By
Thomas Buchmueller
  • Senior Associate Dean for Faculty & Research
  • Waldo O. Hildebrand Professor of Risk Management and Insurance
  • Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Tom Buchmueller is a health economist who is an expert on the economics of health insurance and related public policies. He has done extensive...