Prof. Dr. Oliver Schöffski, MPH

Prof. Dr. Oliver Schöffski, MPH
Prof. Dr. Oliver Schöffski, MPH

Chair of Health Management

Curriculum vitae

Prof. Dr. Oliver Schöffski received his diploma in business studies from the University of Hanover in 1990. One year later, he obtained the title “Master of Public Health” at the Hanover Medical School. He received his doctorate in 1994 and his habilitation in 1999 at the University of Hanover. Until October 2000, he worked as a research associate at the Institute of Insurance Business Management and as Managing Director of the Research Center for Health Economics and Health Systems Research at the University of Hanover. Prof. Schöffski has held the Chair of Health Management at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg since 2000.

In research and teaching, he specialized in economic issues of the health care system, such as health economic evaluations of innovative measures, modelling, budget impact models, optimization of processes in hospitals, new forms of care and payment in outpatient medical care, integrated care  and functionality of health insurance systems.

Prof. Schöffski is initiator and program coordinator of the Master’s degree program “Master in Health Management and Health Economics (MiGG)” as well as two professional development courses for healthcare professionals, the “Master of Health Business Administration (MHBA)” and “Master in Health and Medical Management (MHMM)”. With regard to new students each year the program “Master of Health Business Administration (MHBA)” is the largest Master’s degree program in Germany.


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