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Climbing the Ladder Keynote | November 5, 2015 @ 6:00 PM | Radisson Hotel

Fall Keynote

Climbing the Ladder: How to Rise Up in a Healthcare Organization

Thursday, November 5, 2015 | 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
@ Radisson Hotel Main Ballroom

Join us for our upcoming Fall Keynote, ​Climbing the Ladder: How to Rise Up in a Healthcare Organization​, scheduled for November 5th at 6:00 PM. ​ You will have the opportunity to hear from young, successful​ healthcare leaders ​on how to grow within an organization​. They will discuss what they accomplished to become successful and provide advice to up and coming healthcare leaders. 

Attire for this event is business casual.


  • Joshua MacFawn and Neil Poria, President and Vice President, Student Health Council

Panelist Speakers

  • Aaron Margulis, MHA Principal, VHA Consulting
  • Scott Martin Director of Operations, Sound Physicians
  • Ashley Foster, MPH Sr. Clinical Administrative Director, Keck Medicine of USC
  • John Evans, MHA Sr. Associate – Health Industry Advisory, PwC

Ticket Information

Make sure you sign up ASAP for this event since space is limited! When signing up for this event don’t forget to select a meal preference.

  • Students: $20.00
  • Other Members: $25.00



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SAVE THE DATE: MHA Homecoming Tailgate | Saturday, November 7th

Homecoming Tailgate

Save The Date: MHA Homecoming Tailgate

Saturday, November 7, 2015 | 12:00 PM in McCarthy Quad

The USC Price Graduate Health Program invites you to tailgate with us, MHA/ EMHA alumni, family and friends to experience the ultimate Trojan Family get-together! We will be providing fantastic food and snacks, beverages, and a live DJ.

For all those 21 and over, please be prepared to show IDs.


We look forward to seeing you there!

Fight On!

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SHC Alumni Speaker Series | October 20th and 22nd


Alumni Speaker Series

Four professionals from different areas within the health care industry, who were once in our shoes, will join us over the course of two days to share about their professional experience, what it takes to succeed in their field of healthcare, and how to pursue/ manage career growth in health administration. We look forward to seeing you there!

Space is limited. Those who RSVP on a first-come, first-serve basis and receive a confirmation email will be invited to their chosen session(s). Click to RSVP!

Guest Speakers

Tuesday, October 20th in VPD 203

  • 5 – 6 PM: Amy Kim, Regional Manager of Network Development | Adventist Health Southern California Network
  • 6 – 7 PM: Nate Lacasse, Patient Safety Manager | UCLA Health

Thursday, October 22nd in VPD 203

  • 5 – 6 PM: Carlos Ramos, Project Manager | Kaiser Permanente Medical Group
  • 6 – 7 PM: Mike Jones, Staff Consultant | MDS Consulting, A VHA Business

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Townhall Meeting with Dr. Nichol | Tuesday, September 29 @ 5PM |Mudd Hall 106

Hello fellow MHA & EMHA peers-

We hope your fall semester has been off to a smooth start. It has been great to interact with a lot of you over the last several weeks. It has especially been refreshing to get the honest and open feedback about our program. 
In an effort to collect this constructive feedback in a streamlined way, we invite you to fill out an online comment card. This form is entirely anonymous. We truly want your honest thoughts about how we can make this program better. Many of the great initiatives that have already been rolled out over the last few years have come from comments that people share about the program. 
Additionally, throughout each semester, there will be town halls; the first one coming up on September 29, 2015 from 5pm5:50pm in Mudd Hall 106. This is an open forum where many of the ideas and comments you raise will be addressed. 
We’d like to thank you in advance for sharing your thoughts with us. We are truly committed to making this program even greater.

Fight On!

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9/19 USC vs. Stanford Tailgate

It is the battle of NorCal vs. SoCal!

Join SHC as we team up with ASPD, GPAC, and Architecture on Saturday, September 19 at 11:00 AM to prepare for this epic game against the Stanford Cardinals! Attendees may walk over to the game for kickoff, which starts at 5:00 PM.

We’ll be providing some snacks and drinks, but please feel free to BYOB and snacks.

Please visit our Facebook page for the latest updates on our location!

See you there and fight on!

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St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare Fellowship Information Session| 9/14 @ 5:00 PM

We are pleased to announce that St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare will be coming to campus to give an informational session on their Administrative Fellowship position. The informational session will be held on Monday, September 14, from 5:00PM to 6:00PM in Mark Taper Hall (THH) 209. The deadline to apply to this fellowship is October 5th, 2015.

For those of you applying to fellowships, this is an excellent way to meet the fellow and introduce yourself before you submit your application. The fellow plans to give a detailed overview of the fellowship program, answer any questions you may have, and offer assistance with the application process. 

Although fellowships are intended for graduating students, 1st year students are encouraged to attend. 1st years will have the opportunity to learn more about fellowships and have a better understanding of the application cycle. Also, it is great opportunity to network!


In the meantime, here is an overview of the application materials and process: 

All interested applicants must submit:

·         Current résumé

·         Cover letter

·         One-page personal statement which outlines the rationale behind your decision to enter a career in ambulatory healthcare, outlining your specific interest in in pursuing a fellowship at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare

·         Sealed copy of graduate school transcript, confirming a minimum GPA of 3.5 out of a 4.0 scale within the last two years

·         Three (3) letters of recommendation.  The letters should be a combination of academic and professional references submitted in sealed envelope and on letterhead

·         Apply online at – search careers for “Administrative Fellow”

·         Hard-copy items mailed in one packet to:

ATTN: Cheryl Holmes

St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare

500 S. Main St. #1000

Orange, CA 92868
Space is limited and only available to those who RSVP on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Click to RSVP!

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9/5 USC vs. Arkansas State Tailgate

usc tailgate

Join SHC on Saturday, August 30th at 2:00 PM for our first tailgate against Arkansas State. Feel free to bring any snacks or drinks.  Attendees may walk over to the game for kickoff, which is at 8:00 PM.

Please visit our Facebook page for the latest updates on our location

It’ll be a great opportunity to get to know your peers!  It’s going to be a great time that you definitely do not want to miss.

Fight On!


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