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SHC Chair Application

Calling All First Years!

Are you interested in being a part of a great student organization? Do you want to help bridge academic experiences to real-world healthcare experiences? Then apply to be a SHC chair!

The focus of SHC is to provide students with the academic and social skills required for success in the healthcare industry through various professional events and networking opportunities.

If you are interested in being a SHC chair, please fill out the following application by Friday, August 22 at 5:00 PM and email the completed application to

SHC Application 2014-2015

Once we receive your application, we will assign you an interview time between 10 AM and 2 PM on Sunday, August 24.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

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MHA/EMHA Banquet 4/26 @6PM


MHA/ EMHA Banquet
April 26, 2014 @ 6pm | USC Town & Gown

Join us for our annual banquet celebrating our outstanding faculty, alumni, students, and new graduates! We are honored to announce that our keynote speaker will be Yoshi Honkawa- member and former chair of the USC Price School of Public Policy board of councilors, and newly inducted member of the Healthcare Hall of Fame.




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Transformative Leadership 4/2 @ 6:30PM

Transformative Leadership 4/2 @ 630pm

Snapshots of Cultural Change at Local Hospital
April 2nd, 6:30pm | The Radisson

During this period of intense industry change, a number of hospitals and healthcare organizations are developing and implementing cultural / organizational change by:

  • Developing a long-term strategic plan for the organization
  • Aligning mission, vision and values
  • Creating a culture of service excellence
  • Retaining, engaging and developing employees

Learn more about what local hospitals are doing at this highly-anticipated healthcare forum with three well-established leaders in the industry!

Click here for more information on the event.

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New Speakers!

We recently added an additional session on Wednesday, March 5, at 7 P.M. with Claire Hannan, Vice President, Finance, and Dorothy Seleski, Regional Vice President, Provider Relations, for United Healthcare.

Their session will focus on operations and finance, provider relations, insurer contracting and leadership development.

To RSVP, please visit

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Discover CHLA with Dr. Yacoob

Discover CHLA

Bridging the Gap with Technology | Feb-Mar ’14

 Dr. Sajjad Yacoob, MD, Chief Medical Information Officer, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), and adjunct professor for our program has kindly agreed to take us on an in-depth tour of CHLA. As part of the tour, you will get to see how the latest technology has been integrated in the emergency department, medical/surgical units, and intensive care units.
After the tour, Dr. Yacoob will be available for questions and a more in-depth discussion about how hospital administrators are a part of implementing and using medical technologies.
Tours will be limited to 5-7 students, and are only available with an RSVP.

Click here for more information.

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Let’s Get Elfed Up! 12/6 @ 8PM

Holiday Mixer with Other USC Graduate Healthcare Organizations

Join us for some holiday cheer (and beer).

Friday, December 6th at 8PM | Angel City Brewery
216 S. Alameda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90012

The USC Student Health Council is hosting a highly-anticipated holiday soiree with other USC graduate healthcare organizations. Come out and enjoy a brewery tour with your fellow peers.  Bring your holiday spirit and a gift for the needy.  SHC will be accepting donations for charity.

For more information, click here.


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