Master of Health Administration Orientation

8:00 a.m.      Check In / Breakfast, Room 110 (with incoming MPH students)

8:20 a.m.      Faculty Introductions, Room 109 (with incoming MPH students)

8:40 a.m.      Duck Talk (Alexander) (combined with incoming MPH students)

9:00 a.m.      Program Director Welcome (Côté) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

9:30 a.m.      Overview of US Health System (Gamm) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

10:00 a.m.    Quantitative Skill Set (Gregory) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

10:30 a.m.    Break

10:45 a.m.    Career Paths (Côté) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

11:00 a.m.    Guest Speakers (Côté) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

11:15 a.m.    Case Competitions (Côté) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

11:30 a.m.    Professional Expectations / Dress (Kash) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

11:45 a.m.    Lunch

12:30 p.m.    Alumni Introductions and Mentorship Program

1:00 p.m.      Professional Organizations (pdf) (PowerPoint)

                         AFHL

                         MGMA 

                         IHI (pdf) (PowerPoint)

                        RPHSA (pdf) (PowerPoint)

                        HFMA

                        Congress

                        ACHE-SETC

1:30 p.m.      Other Professional Opportunities (Côté)

2:00 p.m.      Practicum (Alexander) (pdf) (PowerPoint)

2:15 p.m.      Texas Hospital Association (THA) (pdf)

2:45 p.m.      Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals (TORCH)

3:15 p.m.      Balancing Academics with Your Work Life (Côté / Radcliff)

3:30 p.m.      Academic Integrity, Room 109 (Wells) (with incoming MPH students)

3:45 p.m.      Closing remarks - paperwork turned in, surveys to be sent out in the morning, directions to Papa Perez, thank them for coming, questions, Room 109 (Garner)

4:15 p.m.      Adjourn

6:30 p.m.      Dinner with all students at Papa Perez