Professor and Chair Thomas LaVeist received the Population Health Award from The National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE) at its Regional Mixer, Conference & Gala on August 4 and 5, at the Samuel Riggs Alumni Center – University of Maryland, College Park. NAHSE is a not-for-profit membership association of minority healthcare executives with a mission to elevate the quality of healthcare services available to minorities and underserved communities, and to promote the advancement and development of tomorrow’s minority healthcare leaders.
Leonard Friedman To Be Inducted Into Studer Group Hall of Fame
Interim Chair Leonard Friedman is one of five healthcare leaders that have been selected for induction into the Studer Group Fire Starter Hall of Fame. Studer Group is a Gulf Breeze, Florida-based healthcare outcomes firm. Each year, the firm inducts men and women who are passionate, guide and support an organization’s commitment to excellence and impact the lives of employees, physicians, patients, families and students. Friedman will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at the 12th annual What’s Right in Health Care conference, held August 7-8, 2014, in Chicago, IL.