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2017 grad finds MHA to be perfect blend of business, health

As MHA candidate Amanda Masciarelli approached graduation, she reflected on how her Ohio State experience didn’t necessarily start out in the field of public health. “I actually started out wanting to be a doctor — I took a bunch of courses in undergrad thinking I wanted to go to medical school, but I realized it…

MHA students recognized by CAHME for case competition

The Ohio State University College of Public Health Master of Health Administration program hosted its sixth annual First-Year Student Case Competition on March 31. 18 teams from 12 programs around the country traveled to Columbus to learn about the Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act (MACRA) and suggest strategies to implement it in a realistic health…

My Next Reinvention

By Paula Silverman ’16 ‘As you read, you’ll notice how this post is written with a personal tone, as if it were a journal entry into my private thoughts. That’s because it is – this is adapted from weeks and months of personal thoughts as I begin my journey south – to a new job,…

What I learned from 14 Final Round Interviews

By Phil Weiss ’16 From full-time class work and case competitions to working part-time at two large health systems, graduate school was definitely packed with wonderful learning experiences. However, the biggest learning experience occurred over a 7-month period in which I interviewed at 14 different health organizations, ranging from huge Academic Medical Centers and top…

Students place second in NAHSE Case Competition

Four Masters in Health Administration students finished in second place at this year’s NAHSE Case Competition in New Orleans, LA. This marks the third time in four years that the program’s team has placed second at the competition. The team was comprised of Anton Johnson, Chris Kvale, Philip Weiss and Karan Rai.  Alum and former…

HSMP Alumni Society Awards

The HSMP Alumni Society celebrates the accomplishments of its members with our annual Alumni Awards. If you feel you know someone deserving of one of these awards, please acknowledge them with a nomination. The recipients will be honored at our annual Homecoming Banquet on Friday, November 6, 2015. Nominators, as well as nominees, with the…

MHA Cup Recap

This year’s was the biggest yet, and all thanks to the alumni, students and faculty who came out to golf! This year we had 31 golfers and a total of 40 lunch guests, and raised $1,365 to send students to the 2015 Management Institute and Alumni Banquet! Congratulations to the following winners of the proximity prizes:…