Learn from our industry-leading faculty
Under expert faculty guidance, and led by program director Bret Anthony Nicks, MD, the online Master’s in Healthcare Leadership program prepares experienced professionals for the task of instituting quality transformations and sustainability amidst inherent challenges and change within the health care industry. That’s because at the center of our ability to nurture and cultivate your professional goals sits an experienced faculty staff with the passion and commitment to define mentorship that promotes excellence in leadership.
Program faculty are seasoned professionals collaborated from both the Schools of Medicine and Business here at Wake Forest University. These accomplished and credentialed individuals have held various leadership positions in or around the health care industry, with the competency to integrate their knowledge and experience back into the classroom to provide you with a real-world perspective. Each faculty member is highly positioned to impart their academic philosophy toward the matriculation of the next generation of health care leaders.
Teaching from a thoughtful and purposeful curricular base, they provide unique insight which fosters and promotes knowledge acquisition — balancing proven solutions with current best practices to form a strategic mindset that serves to inspire change and positively influence health care leadership professionals well into the future. Through this approach, you’ll gain the context necessary to address the gaps and constraints within the U.S. health system to implement more efficient and effective practices.
Program DirectorView Full Bio of Bret Nicks
Associate Professor, Assistant Vice President for Performance Improvement for Atrium HealthView Full Bio of Amy Bell
Associate Professor, Professor and President at Health Centric Marketing ServicesView Full Bio of Bob Stevens
Adjunct Instructor, Department of Health Policy and Management, UNC-Chapel HillView Full Bio of Edwin Alcorn
Associate Professor, VP Value Based Care and Population HealthView Full Bio of Jennifer Houlihan
Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Infectious Disease Sections at Wake Forest School of Medicine and the Hefner VAMCView Full Bio of John Sanders
Daniel Fogel, PhD
CEO/Founder of SP3, Chairman and Partner, SP3 Capital, LLCView Full Bio of Daniel Fogel, PhD
Vice President, Healthcare Intelligence, Inmar, Inc.View Full Bio of Darren Coleman