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Wonderful Guest EMPH Lecturer This Weekend

One of the best aspects of the EMPH program is that it provides us with the opportunity to have industry leading guest lecturers.  This weekend we were fortunate to have Richard A. Barasch the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Universal American Corp.  who lead … Continue reading

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New Blogs Added to the Blog Roll, Twitter Feed Added

Just wanted to let you know about a new addition to the Blog Roll* courtesy of Kate Garrett.  The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has created a blog to track health care reform.  They have also created a new Twitter account … Continue reading

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New Blogger

Just wanted to welcome a new blogger to the mix, Ali Attaie EMPH class of 2010. He join Kavita Kewalramani and I, both from the EMPH class of 2009. Ali’s first post was regarding the appointment of two Columbia Alumni … Continue reading

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On the left side of the blog, you can now view posts by the categories, by clicking on the desired category.  If you would like to view the posts associated with ‘Issues and Approaches in Health Policy and Management, click … Continue reading

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New Page: Classroom

I just added a new page called ‘Classroom.’ You can find the contract between 1199 SEIU and the League of Voluntary Hospitals on there for the HR class.  If you have documents or links you would like up there please … Continue reading

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UPDATED: Event: What history reveals about the future of public health

      TEXT VERSION after the jump… 

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Welcome EMPH Class of 2010

The Executive MPH Program welcomes the Class of 2010. This year’s class includes 19 medical doctors, 3 PhDs, 2 lawyers, 1 Physician Assistant, 1 Dentist, and 6 students with previous master degrees, along with a variety of other professionals. The … Continue reading

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