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  • We are pleased to advise you that the Planning Committee has been able to extend the deadline for the 2017 AUPHA Annual Meetings Call for Proposals. Individuals now have until Thursday, December 01, 2016 to submit or update/finalize their proposals. Be sure to use this extra time to ensure your submissions are as detailed as possible, and are within the guidelines set in the AUPHA Call for Proposals Information Sheet . Note that with this extension, the Planning Committee is affording individuals ...

  • The Academic Forum at HIMSS-17 in Orlando will have some excellent research presentations and a keynote speaker from HIMSS- Analytics. Because of the support of AUPHA to HIMSS as an endorser, HIMSS provides a special discounted registration rate specifically created for full-time faculty of academic institutions to attend the HIMSS17 Conference & Exhibition . Please see the attached document to register with this special rate. Note, while the rate is significantly discounted from the regular ...

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    CAHME Awards

    The CAHME Awards Program recognizes programs that advance the quality of graduate healthcare management education. In 2017, there are 4 awards: CAHME / Cerner Award for Excellence in Healthcare Management Systems Education CAHME / Ascension Award for Excellence in Healthcare Leadership Development CAHME / Baylor Scott & White Health Award for Excellence in Quality Improvement Education CAHME / Canon Solutions America Award for Sustainability in Healthcare Management Education and ...

  • We are delighted to announce that Dr. Michael Rao, the President of VCU and the VCU Health System, will be a member of our outstanding faculty here in the Department of Health Administration. We cannot thank the VCU Board of Visitors enough for approving his appointment to our Department at their September meeting. Dr. Watts made the announcement at the Paul A. Gross Landmarks in Leadership event. Welcome Dr. Rao

  • Dr. Rupert Evans of the Department of Health Administration, College of Health and Human Services, was named the 2016 Senior Executive of the Year by the National Association of Health Services Executives at their annual conference this past weekend. The NAHSE is the premier professional association for Black executives in the healthcare fiel

  • AUPHA is pleased to welcome the following new program members: Samford University, Birmingham, AL, has joined with two program memberships. The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration program has joined at an Associate Undergraduate Program and the Master of Healthcare Administration program has joined as an Associate Graduate Program. AUPHA also extends a warm welcome to the following new individual members: Stefanie Corbett , Limestone College Barbara Jacobowitz , Keiser University ...

  • 2017 AUPHA Membership Renewal Invoices were sent to Program Directors via email on or around November 4th. Since the AUPHA office moved in September, please be certain your purchasing office has the new address: AUPHA 1730 M Street NW, Suite 407 Washington, DC 20036 If you have any questions about your invoice or your purchasing office needs a copy of the AUPHA W-9 or any other vendor information, please contact Chris Sanyer, Membership Manager, at csanyer@aupha.org or 202-763-7283. Thank ...

  • AUPHA 2016 Benchmarking and Salary Survey Repo

  • The Call for Proposals for the 2017 Annual Meeting , scheduled to be held in Long Beach, California, June 14-16, will be going out shortly. Please be sure to check your email for the notification. More detailed information on the meeting will be posted on the Events section of the AUPHA web site soon. Be sure to check frequently for updates. In the interim, if you have any questions about the Call or the Annual Meeting, please contact Jaime Stephens or Jason Walker directly

  • Thanks to those friends and members who stopped by on October 19 th for AUPHAs Open House at the new offices located at 1730 M Street, NW. Visitors included Anthony Stanowski, PhD, President & CEO of CAHME; Donovan Branche, PhD, Mary Baldwin College; and Donald Donahue, DHEd, University of Maryland University Campus and others. We continue to invite, welcome, and encourage members to visit the offices when in the area

  • AUPHA is pleased to announce the 2017 Leaders Conference keynote speaker, Halee Fischer-Wright, MD, President/CEO of the Medical Group Management Association. Dr. Fischer-Wright is a nationally recognized healthcare executive and physician leader who most recently served as the CMO at St. Anthony North Health Campus in Westminster, Colorado, which is part of the Centura Health System. She started her own successful medical practice early in her career, has spent time as a management consultant and ...

  • News from the Board The issue of transparency has long been an issue by the AUPHA Board and President/CEO. The Board takes this seriously and is working to enhance Board transparency. To that end, the Board will begin opening their face-to-face meetings (currently three per year) on a first come, first served basis, to allow members to participate in the discussion. This will begin with the March 2017 meeting of the Board, scheduled to be held in conjunction with ACHEs Congress in Chicago on ...

  • AUPHA is pleased to welcome the following new program members: Stony Brook University , Stony Brook, NY, has joined as an Associate Graduate member. The Health Administration Program offers a Master of Health Administration degree. AUPHA also extends a warm welcome to the following new individual members: Cory Baker , US Air Force Phillip Davidson, University of Phoenix, School of Advanced Studies Walter Ferreira , Jr, Fundao Getulio Vargas Brandon Janike , Sanford Health Peggy Johnson ...

  • Becoming an ACHE Student Associate is a great way for students to demonstrate their commitment to their future careers and to a lifetime of learning. Any student enrolled in a healthcare administration program could be eligible to become a Student Associate. Benefits include: career support including fellowships, internships and jobs; subscriptions to ACHEs publications and e-mail newsletters; educational opportunities; financial assistance; and networking. Share with your students the many benefits ...

  • Bob Hernandez, DrPH, has been appointed Distinguished Service Professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Health Professions. The position of Distinguished Service Professor is appointed by the University of Alabama System Board of Trustees and recognizes a professors academic service to UAB and their international accomplishments

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  • Lisa Rafalson D'Youville College Health Services Management What's your educational background? Why did you choose your area(s) of study? What did you do before entering academe? I have a master's degree in epidemiology and a PhD in epidemiology and community health. My research interests are in the area of etiologic risk factors for Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Prior to earning an advanced degree I had a B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature. After I completed my undergraduate ...

  • AUPHA is pleased to welcome Sasha Sood to the staff. Sasha joins AUPHA on September 26th as the new Program Support Coordinator. In this role, Sasha will provide administrative support for all of the association's activities and serve as liaison to many of the award and prize committees. Sasha has experience in the healthcare industry, specifically as a medical office care coordinator and also served as a member services assistant with the District of Columbia Bar. Sasha holds a degree in ...

  • Digital Fall 2016 Coursebook Catalog Now Available The Health Administration Press digital Fall 2016 Coursebook Catalog features new releases on leadership, finance, organizational behavior, long-term care management, and more. Most of HAPs textbooks offer instructor resources that may include test banks, PowerPoint slides, HAP Course Lesson Plans, and discussion Q&A. Browse the catalog and request complimentary copies toda

  • Celebrating 7 Years of the AUPHA Network The AUPHA Network turned 7 in September! In that time we have had: 3,176 files added 2,357 members log in 842 have added a picture to their profile ( have you? ) 3,817 connections made between members 18,565 total content contributions (discussion posts, blog posts, library resources, Body of Knowledge entries) The AUPHA Network has become a rich resource for AUPHA members - a direct result of your participation. We know that ...

  • UCF Health Management and Informatics Department Welcomes New Faculty The Department of Health Management and Informatics at the University of Central Florida has welcomed three new faculty members Mark Bush, James Gillespie and Danielle Atkins this academic year. Bush is a lecturer and the director of the Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration program while Gillespie and Atkins are assistant professors. Bush joined the department from Kaiser University, where he served ...

About the AUPHA Exchange

The AUPHA Exchange is an electronic newsletter dedicated to news about health administration education and AUPHA. Features include program news, association news, and employment opportunities in the field of healthcare management.

To contribute to the AUPHA Exchange, send all program news, news relevant to students, calls for proposals, or news from other areas of the field to jstephens@aupha.org. You must be an AUPHA program member in order to submit program news.  All other news is considered on a case-by-case basis.