Yih-Ting Chen, MBA ’17, came to UIC Liautaud from Taipei, Taiwan,
where he’d worked as a hospital pharmacist, a job that gave him
privileged insight into hospital management, single-payer
healthcare, and Taiwan’s pharmaceutical market. As a pharmacist,
Chen was putting his bachelor’s degree to work precisely in his
area of expertise. But the more he learned about healthcare, the
more interested he became in business and management. “I knew that
Taiwanese healthcare faced challenges,” Chen says,...