Value-Based Health Care
Graduate Program

Launched in 2022, the Graduate Program in Value-Based Health Care offers a unique training approach to help leaders driving organizational change and making high-value care a reality. Inspired by an action-learning dynamics, participants reveal their entrepreneurial energy with tools & techniques, case studies, role plays, immersion visits and team projects. This part-time graduate program of two days per month is an outstanding opportunity for participants to expand their international network with world-class experts. This program welcomes a diversity of profiles ranging from health care professionals, payers, providers, industry managers, health policy makers, and leaders from scientific bodies and patient associations. Challenge yourself, meet talents, fuel your mind and graduate. All in one semester.

Key Learnings

Capturing the founding principles of Value-Based Health Care

Learning from a variety of VBHC ecosystems through immersion visits

Using tools & methods to drive changes within healthcare organizations

Navigating the nine steps framework to implement a VBHC registry in real life

Co-creating with a team an action plan to implement an outcome-based ecosystem


Module 1 - Measuring Value 

Face-to-face, Paris, France - July 1-2, 2022 (Friday and Saturday)

Module 2 - Benchmarking health gains 

Face-to-face, Rotterdam-Utrecht, Netherlands - Aug 25-26, 2022 (Thursday and Friday)

Module 3 - Improving & incentivizing high-value care

Virtual, Sept 30-Oct 1st, 2022 (Friday and Saturday)

Module 4 - Unleashing the power of patient-centric outcomes (ICHOM Conference)

Boston, USA or virtual, November 2-3, (Wednesday and Thursday)

Module 5 - Pioneering Value Based Procurement & Care Transformation

Face-to-face, Paris, France - December 16-17, 2022 (Friday and Saturday)

Case studies
Leading experts
Days of teaching
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Graduate Program


Prof. Gregory Katz, Chair of Innovation and Value in Health, Academic Director, Value-Based Health Care Graduate Program, Université Paris Cité School of Medicine

Dr. Jens Deerberg, CEO RoMed Kliniken, former President of ICHOM

Prof. Chris Gibbons, Director, MD Anderson Center for Inspired Cancer Care, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Pieter de Bey, Managing Director, Santeon hospital group

Dr. Paul van der Nat, Manager and senior researcher at Santeon St. Antonius Hospital

Dr. Arthur Hayen, Senior Intelligence Analyst at Menzis, Assistant Professor, Leiden University Medical Center

Dr. Dennis van Veghel, Director at the Netherlands Heart Registration

Maarten Akkerman, Head Medical Affairs & Value-Based Healthcare North West Europe at Medtronic, Member of the Board of directors Diabeter

Prof. Martin Ingvar, Professor and former Dean of Research, Karolinska Institute

Prof. Ewa Roos, Professor of Physiotherapy and Head of Research Unit for MSK Function and Physiotherapy at the University of Southern Denmark, Co-developer of GLA:D

Prof. Morten Kildal, Associate Professor and Plastic Surgeon at Uppsala University Hospital

Prof. Stefan James, Professor of Cardiology at Uppsala University, Scientific Director of Uppsala Clinical Research Center

Dr. Stefan Larsson, Co-founder of ICHOM, Senior Advisor in healthcare

Prof. Zirui Song, Associate Professor of health care policy at Harvard Medical School, Internal Medicine physician at Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Sally Lewis, National Clinical Lead for Value-Based and Prudent Healthcare, Honorary Professor, Swansea School of Medicine

Peter Pitts, President of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest, former FDA Commissioner

Matt Hickey, President of the Health Value Alliance, Head of Cancer AXA UK and Co-Chair of All.Can Research and Evidence Committee

Dr. Scott Wallace, Associate Professor and Managing Director, Value Institute for Health and Care, Dell Medical School at the University of Texas, Austin


Diversity of profiles

We welcome participants with various professional backgrounds ranging from:


Applications are open from April 1st to June 10, 2022.
Upon receipt, you will be invited for an interview with the jury.
Admissions are confirmed within 2 working days after the interview.

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