Ann Bajari, MPH '92
Ann Bajari, MPH '92, has been selected to join the Nursing Board at the American Health Council.
Judy Beniak, MPH '82
After thirty years of service, Judy Beniak, DNP, MPH '82, RN, Director of the Heath Careers Center, nurse and leader in the University of Minnesota Academic Health Center, is retiring.
Matthew Kunkel, MHA '08
Matthew Kunkel, MHA '08 has been named vice president of oncology at Sansum Clinic. He will oversee all operations at the Cancer Center of Santa Barbara with Sansum Clinic.
Eric Crowell, MHA '84
Eric Crowell, MHA '84 has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Alliance of Independent Academic Medical Centers. Crowell's two-year term commenced April 1, 2017. Crowell is President and CEO of UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, a position he has held since 2001.
Douglas Olson, PhD '00
Douglas Olson, PhD '00 (health services research, administration & policy) was named senior advisor for Pathway Health, a leading post-acute care professional services organization and the exclusive training, education, management and consulting services organization for the implementation of the Leadership Environment and Assessment Diagnostic (LEAD) tool. Dr. Olson is a professor with the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire’s (UWEC) nationally recognized health care administration program and the Director of the Center for Health Administration and Aging Services Excellence.
Virginia Greenman, MPH '83
Virginia Greenman, MPH '83 (public health administration) passed away on March 3, 2017 at her residence in the Episcopal Church Homes of St. Paul, MN.
Perry Witkin, MHA '81
Perry Witkin, MHA '81 is the owner and president of Stat-Technologies, Inc. Stat-Technologies (Golden Valley, MN), a point of care medical supply distributor, announced that it has closed on its merger with Health Management Systems Corp (Plano, TX), a provider of online medical distribution. The merged companies will continue operations as Stat-Technologies, Inc. The merger will significantly expand its resources and access for customers.
D. Michael Anderson, MPH '82
D. Michael Anderson, PhD, MPH ’82, is the IRB Chair and Human Research Protections Administrator for HML Institutional Review Board in Washington, DC. HML IRB has been awarded a Long-Term Arrangement to provide ethics and research guidance for UNICEF.