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Purchase Your Keynote + Banquet 2015 Tickets Today!

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Population Health Through Allied Health Professions & Post-Acute Care

Thursday, April 16th @ 6 – 8:30 PM PM | USC Radisson Ballroom

Join us for our upcoming Spring Keynote entitled “Population Health Through Allied Health Professions & Post-Acute Care.” You will have the opportunity to hear from healthcare industry experts about mental health, palliative care, and care coordination after the hospital.

Attire for this event is business casual.


Michael Harris, Ph.D. | USC Sol Price School of Public Policy


Glenn Masuda, Ph.D. | Pacific Clinics
Susan Enguidanos, Ph.D., MPH | USC Davis School of Gerontology
Holly Nagatoshi, MSN Ed, RN, CEN | Memorial Hospital of Gardena



MHA/EMHA Banquet

Saturday, April 25th @ 6 PM | USC Town and Gown

Celebrate the end of the year with your fellow MHA students, EMHA peers and faculty!

Attire for this event is cocktail.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mitchell Lew

Dr. Mitchell Lew is the current CEO of Prospect Medical Systems, an independent physician association with a network of primary care physicians, specialists, and affiliated hospitals throughout Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties. In May 2012, he became the first Asian-American president of the USC Alumni Board of Governors. Previously, he served as president of the USC Asian Pacific Alumni Association (APAA) from 2009 to 2011. Lew, who hold’s a bachelor’s in biological sciences from the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences and a Doctor of Medicine from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, worked for 10 years in private practice in obstetrics and gynecology before moving over to the business side of medicine. He serves on the Board of Councilors at USC Dornsife and the USC Associates Board of Directors.For more information on Dr. Mitchell Lew, check out this link.

Faculty/Alumni Nominations

SHC will be conducting faculty and alumni nominations during class. If you happen to miss class the day the nominations are passed out, you can fill out the following form at this link.

Ticket Information

Interested in attending one or both events?  Below is the ticket pricing breakdown for current MHA/EMHA students. Make sure you sign up ASAP for this event since space is limited! When signing up, don’t forget to select a meal preference.

Population Health Spring Keynote $20.00
MHA Banquet 2015 $35.00
Bundle Price (Both Events)


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2015-2016 SHC Board Election Information

USC Student Health Council is looking for energetic, bright, dedicated leaders for the 2015-2016 school year! Elections are open for President, Vice President, and five Director positions on the SHC Board. Descriptions for all positions and an organizational chart are attached to this email.
Nominations for President and Vice President will open on Sunday, March 22nd and close on Wednesday, March 25th at 5:00 PM. All nominees for President and Vice President will be notified via email the evening of Wednesday, March 25th. Each nominee will have until Friday, March 27th to confirm their candidacy and pick an interview time slot. All President and Vice President interviews will take place on Sunday, March 29th. The President and Vice President announcements will take place following the interviews.
Nominations for the five Director positions will open on Monday, March 30th and close on Friday, April 3rd at 5:00 PM. All nominees for the five Director positions will be notified via email the evening of Friday, April 3rd and will be given the opportunity to select a maximum of one position to run for. Candidates will be given until 5 PM on Sunday, April 5th to confirm their candidacy and submit a VERY BRIEF statement of goals, experience, and reasons for running (250-300 words MAX). Voting will open to all MHA and EMHA students on Monday, April 6th and will close at 5:00 PM on Friday, April 10th. Results will be announced on Sunday, April 12th.
If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at Best of luck to you all!

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3/23 – 3/26 | Speaker Series

Speaker Series

Speaker Series

Join us for this speaker series for some of the best insight and commentary the health industry has to offer. Five professionals from different areas within the health care industry will join us over the course of three days to share about their professional experience, the current trends in the market, and what we can do now to prepare for a career in health administration. We look forward to seeing you there!

Space is limited and only available to those who RSVP on a first-come, first-serve basis. To register, visit the following link:

Guest Speakers

March 23rd

  • 6 – 7 PM: Scott Martin, Regional Director of Operations | Sound Physicians
  • 7 – 8 PM: Heather Dibblee, Senior Director, Contracting | OptumRx

March 24th

  • 5 – 6 PM: Rich Namerow, Managing Director | Huron Consulting Group

March 26th

  • 5 – 6 PM: David Batista, Chief Executive Officer | Garfield Medical Center
  • 6 – 7 PM: Leah Rosengaus, Regional Director, Health Care Talent Innovations | COPE Health Solutions

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Excel Workshop with Fong Huynh | March 5, 2015 @ 5pm | Taper Hall (THH), Rm 112

Excel Workshop

Excel Workshop

The USC Student Health Council (SHC) is hosting an introductory Excel workshop with Fuong Huynh, an MHA alumna. Fuong Huynh is currently a Quality Improvement Coordinator III at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. The workshop will be focusing on the use of dashboards and pivot tables. Please bring your own laptop. Space is limited!

Event Details

  • WHENThursday, March 5, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • WHERE: Taper Hall (THH), Room 112
  • WHO: All invited to join. Space is limited. 
  • HOW: RSVP at 

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MHA Connect Holiday Mixer | 12/5/2014 @ 6pm


MHA Connect Holiday Mixer

The air is getting colder, the holidays are near, a time for celebration with those we hold so dear! We invite you to join us for our annual holiday mixer.

Event Details

  • When: Friday, December 5, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
  • Where: Big Wangs, Downtown LA | 801 S. Grand Ave #175, Los Angeles, CA 90017
  • Who: All invited to join

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