Play an integral role in the management of public health systems, healthcare organizations and hospital networks. With an education in health administration, you'll learn to effectively plan, direct and coordinate the delivery of healthcare.

Whether you’re new to the field, a clinician interested in the business side of healthcare, or a seasoned health management professional looking to grow your career, you'll gain the skills and experience needed to thrive in this dynamic, vital and growing industry.

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PH.D. IN PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Global & Community Health Services Research Specialization

Examine issues relevant to global and community health including health care systems, delivery, financing, outcomes, and policy.

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Mark Bush, D.H.A, M.B.A.

Lecturer and Undergraduate Health Services Administration Academic Program Coordinator

Global Health Management and Informatics

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Michelle Chandler, Ph.D.

Lecturer

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Latarsha Chisholm, Ph.D., M.S.W.

Associate Professor

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Kendall Cortelyou-Ward, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Academic Program Coordinator

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Varadraj Gurupur, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

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Donna Malvey, Ph.D., M.H.S.A.

Associate Professor

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Kourtney Nieves, Ph.D.

Associate Lecturer and Graduate HSA Academic Program Coordinator

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Dawn Oetjen, Ph.D., M.H.A.

Professor and Executive MHA Academic Program Coordinator

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Bernardo Ramirez, M.D., MBA

Associate Professor

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Meredith Robertson

Associate Instructor

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Lynn Unruh, Ph.D., RN, LHRM

Professor

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Doctoral Program Liaison

Su-I Hou, Dr.P.H., C.P.H., M.C.H.E.S., R.N.

Professor and School Director

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