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Q&A with Ken Pittman, MHA ’86

Meet Ken Pittman, MHA ’86 and a member of the Health Care Alumni Advisory Board. Realizing that moving the MHA program to Fuqua was the right move, he is now trying to bring MHA alumni into the Fuqua family. Describe …

Interview with Health Care Club co-presidents, 2014-2015

Health Care Club co-presidents, Heather Langerman and Andrea Readhimer, both Daytime MBA ’15, shared their views on the club’s most important event, the Annual Health Care Conference and how leading the Health Care Club strengthened their MBA experience. 1. How …

WIDC: This Class is the Jewel of Fuqua’s HSM Program

Thank you for a fantastic week in DC. When I began the WEMBA program I predicted my two top experiences would be the Term 6 Coach K Basketball experience and the Health Policy Class in DC. My prediction was 110% …

Why Business Students Should Care About Policy

If you’re a business student and you want to work in healthcare, you’re going to need to understand at least a little bit about healthcare policy. While Americans take pride in their “free-market” healthcare system, government sources pay 55 cents …

HSM Bootcamp: An Enriching Experience

Having spent the first part of my career at a generic pharmaceutical company, I had a reasonable understanding of what it takes to get a product to market and really enjoyed the challenge pharmaceuticals presented. I knew that post MBA, …

HSM Student Travels to South Africa on a Fuqua Gate Trip

As a first year student, I had the opportunity to complete a Global Academic Travel Experience (GATE) course on South Africa that culminated in a two-week trip to South Africa over spring break. Over the course of two weeks, we …

HSM Student Travels to China on a Fuqua Gate Trip

I spent the first two weeks in May on the China GATE trip, along with 95 other Fuqua students.  GATE is an opportunity to learn about global business by visiting enterprises operating abroad – on the China trip, we visited both …