For Current HPM Students

HPM Student Groups

Healthcare Executives Student Association, an affiliate of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the Medical Group Management Association, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association

This organization provides diverse opportunities for personal, professional and leadership development to prepare students for success in the healthcare industry.

Officers, 2014/2015:

Trey Bryant, President, ACHE

ACHE National Organization site

MGMA National Organization site

HFMA National Organization site

AcademyHealth, UNC Student Chapter

The mission of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Student Chapter of AcademyHealth is to establish a student organization associated with the Academy to promote and facilitate the professional development of students interested in all aspects of health services research and health policy.

Officers, 2014/2015:

President (Open)

Nicole Murrell, Vice-President

Treasurer (Open)

Neela Kumar, Secretary

Fundraising Co-Chair (Open)

Professional Development Chair (Open)

AcademyHealth National Organization site

Health Policy and Management Master’s Student Council

HPM Master’s Student Council is an organization composed of students, for students, and therefore to be effective requires participation and commitment by students. Student Council provides an excellent way to get involved with other students, faculty, professionals, and members of the UNC-Chapel Hill community. It comprises a number of different committees including Academic Standards, Fundraising/Social, Community Service, Orientation, Admissions, and Professional Development.

Officers, 2014/2015:

Mary Winters, President

Larry Hinkle, Vice President

Marie Olsen, Secretary

George Kernodle, Treasurer

Nisha Pasupuleti, SPH Student Government Representative

Lindsay Britt and Christie Haugh, Social/Orientation Co-Chairs

Wayne Barnum, Finance/Roast Chair

Emma Catherwood and Camille Grant, Community Service Co-Chair

Sarai Narvaez, GPSF Representative

Promoting Health & Improving Technology (phIT)

phIT is a collaborative, professional student organization dedicated to the promotion of health through the use of technology. Our mission is to equip the future leaders of our health-care system and its policies with the skills necessary to better create symbiotic relationships between technology, health behaviors, and health infrastructure through education, networking, resource sharing, and community service.

Officers, 2014/2015:

Alison Cary-Coleman, President

Vice President (Open)

Treasurer (Open)

Aaisha Fatima, Communications Director

Wen Lin, Operations Director

Healthcare Improvement Group – UNC Chapter of the IHI Open School

The purpose of the Open School is “to provide a collaborative venue for professional health sciences students to gain fundamental knowledge and skills in healthcare quality and process improvement.” For more information please refer to:

Officers, 2014/2015:

Caitlin Fross, President

Tiffany Boller, VP Quality

Maya Espada, VP External Relations

Tori Lebrun, VP Education

Jacey Gombert, VP Finance

International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research

The UNC-CH ISPOR Student Chapter is an official chapter of the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Student Network, the membership organization for epidemiologists, policy analysts and pharmacoeconomics & health outcomes researchers.

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