The Master of Data Analytics in Health Management (MDA-HM) program is the first of its kind in the world and aims to train talented scientists and researchers to effectively contribute to the design and implementation of data analytic tools in health care systems in Qatar and beyond. The HBKU MDA-HM program aims to equip students with knowledge of the latest advances in the tools and principles of big data handling and analysis and their application in managing the ever-growing health data.
During the course of their studies at CSE, students will undergo specialized training that will equip them to develop advanced and effective strategies and policies to enhance preventive care, reduce per capita cost of patient care, and enhance progress in diagnostics and medical research leading to the development of more efficient healthcare systems. Uniquely, the program will also give students a myriad of opportunities to collaborate with professionals from relevant industrial and government sectors around the world, inspiring the student body with positive qualities of leadership, social consciousness, integrity, and general ethics.
Combining data analytics with health care management for the first time, the MDA-HM program uniquely focuses on educating students on the latest advances in the tools and technologies involved in big data analytics for health management applications. Furthermore, the program aims to train participants in various applied techniques, methodologies, and tools to effectively manage and analyze the constant growth of health data, in order to drive higher productivity in the healthcare sector.
Enrolled students will:
The core courses are: