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, 2015/2016:

President: Andrew Keimig

Vice President of Finance: Sarah Trautmann

Vice President of Professional Development: Michael Cureton

Vice President of External Relations: Caleb Long

Vice President of Internal Relations: Kayla Moore

Director of Business Development, THEF Chair: Blair Woodward

Director of Finance: Lila Stanton

Director of External Relations, Auction Chair: Melissa Biediger

Director of Membership Development: Whitney Clark

Director of Professional Development, MGMA Chair: Miriam Aziz

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, 2015/2016:

Co-presidents: Neela Kumar and Nicole Murrell

Vice President: Dominika Fiolna

Treasurer: Jenny Spencer

Secretary: Meagan Cannady

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, 2015/2016:

President: Larry Hinkle

Vice President: Mark Travis

Secretary: Soobin Seong

Treasurer: Evan Bradford

Roast/Finance Chair: Ashley Rader

Social/Orientation Co-Chairs: Paul Tunnel, Andrea Bazakas

Community Service Co-Chairs: Catie Venable, Jacey Gombert

GPSF Liaisons: Shane Alexander, Cinthya Garcia

SPH Student Government Representative: Nancy Brown

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:

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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