UAB School of Health Professions Current News
- Created on March 09, 2014
The winner, for the second year in a row, was the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The UNC trio finished number one after a two-round competition covering a proposal by a hospice care provider looking to expand a cutting-edge "Telecaring" initiative. The Case Competition is designed to be a capstone experience providing students an opportunity to work a real-life, real-time case.
The other schools that placed at this year's competition include:
2nd place: Johns Hopkins University
3rd Place: University of Pittsburgh
The list of finalists included:
Medical University of South Carolina
Pennsylvania State University
University of Iowa
Those receiving honorable mention included:
New York University
Saint Louis University
University of Illinois at Chicago
Virginia Commonwealth University
The UNC win is a Case Competition record third victory. The competition is open to any student that attends a Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) accredited health administration program. The 9th annual Case Competition, to be held once again in Birmingham, is set for February 25 - 27, 2015.