Three students in the MHA program of the Milken Institute School of Public Health’s Department of Health Policy and Management won 3rd place in the Fourth Annual Cleveland Clinic MBA/MHA Case Competition. The GW team, consisted of first-year students Colin McMillan and Lexi Martins, and second-year student Khang Vuong.
HPM Professor and Chair Thomas LaVeist expressed pride in the achievement, in which the GW HPM team surpassed groups from many of our peer institutions, including two health administration teams from the University of Minnesota and three teams from the University of Michigan. The GW team also bested groups from some of the nation’s top masters programs for business administration, including the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, and the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.
HPM Professor Leonard Friedman, who directs the department’s MHA program, applauded the team for being “sharp, professional, and poised.”