Graduate and Undergraduate Health Administration students at GSU gain valuable management and leadership experience through their involvement in the Student Healthcare Management Association.
Healthcare Management Association (SHCMA)
Healthcare Management Association (SHCMA) isa non-profit, non-religious and non-political organization for
Undergraduate and Graduate students in Healthcare Administration.
The Student Healthcare
Management Association at Governors State University is comprised of qualified
students from both graduate and undergraduate programs.
Mission of the SHCMA
The mission of the organization
to encourage academic excellence in the field of healthcare administration.
to promote Health Administration Program at Governors State University
to develop professional relationships with local and regional Health Services Executive groups that encourage academic and career opportunities.
to provide opportunities for student involvement, recognition, and presentation of the Health Services Administration profession.
to provide opportunities for meaningful interaction among Health Services Administration students, faculty and staff.
SHCMA will support the mission of College of Health and Human Services at Governors State University and Governors State University mission, vision and goal.
Membership is open to all healthcare
administration students of the Governors State University regardless of race,
religion, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, creed,
marital status, public assistance status, or sexual orientation.
To e-board members are elected by the members
of the Student Association.
of the SHCMA
1. Qualifying courses
Undergraduate program – Health Administration
Graduate program – Health Administration
The panel of officers of this organization
consists of the following:
· Vice President
· Activities Chair
· Chief Information Officer
Forthcoming boards are open to change the panel
as they seem fit but shall always have the first four officers listed above.
All officers must be currently enrolled in
Governors State University
Dr. Ning Lu, Ph.D., M.P.H., Chair, Full Professor for MHA Program
To know more about SHCMA, please
contact Dr. Ning Lu