As one of 41 NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the nation and the region’s only level one pediatric and adult trauma center, UC Davis Medical Center offers fellows a rich and dynamic training experience in hospital administration. UC Davis Medical Center will offer one administrative fellowship position that will start July 01, 2016. The fellow will work in the office of the Chief Operating Officer in year 1, and an optional year 2 would be in the office of the Chief Executive Officer.

Program Eligibility

Applicants must possess strong communication, analytical, interpersonal, leadership, and problem-solving skills. Prior experience working or volunteering in a health care setting is preferred. In addition, applicants must possess an MHA, MBA, MPH or degree from a closely related field of study from an accredited graduate program (e.g. CAHME, AACSB, or CEPH) by the start date.

 

Program Structure

Year 1: The fellow reports directly to the COO and serves as a member of the executive team. The fellowship structure under the COO is heavily operations oriented, focusing on both inpatient and outpatient settings. In addition to gaining experience in administration, the fellow receives extensive leadership training provided by the COO and other members of the senior management team. This is a one year contract appointment.

Year 2: The fellow reports directly to the CEO and serves as a member of the executive team. The structure of the fellowship is flexible and allows the fellow to tailor experiences and projects around specific interests in accordance with the needs of the organization. The fellow will be immersed in all aspects of the academic medical center’s management and will be assigned a wide variety of projects from all levels of the organization. Such projects may include business development, human resources, information technology, finance, care quality initiatives, patient safety, and facilities planning. In addition to gaining experience in administration, the fellow receives extensive leadership training provided by the CEO and other members of the senior management team. This is a one year contract appointment.

 

 

Application Process/Requirements

Thank you for your interest in the Administrative Fellowship at UC Davis Medical Center. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Administrative Fellowship program. Please check back in Summer of 2016 for additional information and application instructions for the 2016 application cycle.

Questions?

Please contact the current Administrative Fellow, Harnoor Jolly at hkjolly@ucdavis.edu.