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Health Care / Medical Industry Interest Group


The UST MBA Health Care / Medical Industry Student Interest Group will provide opportunities for UST MBA students to gain exposure to relevant issues and career opportunities across the spectrum of the health care industry and will support efforts to sponsor speakers, events and networking opportunities with local health care professionals.


Health Care / Medical Student Interest Group Objectives

  • Facilitate educational events and speakers from a variety of health care sectors
  • Promote a sense of community and provide a forum for group members to share  information, resources, and networking opportunities
  • Provide networking  and class project contacts with local health care industry professionals
  • Promote UST as a premier program for graduate students interested in the business of health care

Useful Links

Partners and Professional Associations
UST High Performance Health Care Blog
UST Health Care LinkedIn Group
UST Health Care on Twitter
Meet the UST Health Care Experts


Events

Upcoming UST Health Care Events - Full event descriptions and registration

Recent UST Health Care Events - Recent health care-related events held at the University of St. Thomas, many with links to video, hand-outs or presentation slides from the event


Health Care / Medical Elective Courses (may include):

  • Overview of the Health Care System
  • Health Policy
  • Financing and Funding the Health Care System
  • Marketing Medical Technologies
Offered through the Medical Device & Regulatory Science Program, School of Engineering:
  • Anatomy & Physiology for Medical Devices
  • FDA Medical Device Quality Systems
  • Medical Device Clinical Studies
  • Design & Manufacturing in the Medical Device Industry
  • Talk to your academic advisor about additional courses that may be appropriate for your interests


Contacts:

President
Alexandra Yaszemski

Vice President of Finance
Pleasant Radford

Vice President of Marketing
Tara Brandner

Staff Advisor
Cindy Lorah, Health Care UST MBA, (651) 962-4135

Faculty Advisor
Dan McLaughlin, Director, Center for Health and Medical Affairs, (651) 962-4143