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ACHE STUDENT CHAPTERS AWARDED
CHICAGO, February 18, 2002Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond; University of Alabama at Birmingham; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; University of Kentucky, Lexington; U.S. Army-Baylor University, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; and Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., are the recipients of the American College of Healthcare Executives ninth annual Student Chapter Awards.
The student chapters will receive their awards on March 20, 2002, at the Wednesday Keynote Address during ACHE's 45th Congress on Healthcare Management at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago. ACHE established the awards to recognize those active student chapters whose programs have demonstrated a commitment to promoting advancement in ACHE.
The winners are:
percentage of graduating students advancing in ACHE over a one-year
Graduate Program: Virginia Commonwealth University Student Chapter
Undergraduate Program: University of Kentucky Student Chapter
number of graduating students who advanced in ACHE over a one-year period
Graduate Program: University of Alabama at Birmingham Student Chapter
Undergraduate Program: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Student Chapter
graduating class with the greatest percentage of ACHE Members, Diplomates,
Cornell University Student Chapter
graduating class with the greatest number of ACHE Members, Diplomates,
U.S. Army-Baylor University Student Chapter
CONTACT: Deborah A. Labb, (312) 424-9426