Keith Benson, Professor of Healthcare Management for the College of Business Administration, was elected Secretary of the Board of Directors of AUPHA at the 2013 AUPHA Annual Meeting. Benson is currently in the 2nd year of a 3 year term of serving on AUPHA’s Board.
The Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) is a global network of colleges, universities, faculty, individuals and organizations dedicated to the improvement of healthcare delivery through excellence in healthcare management and policy education. Its mission is to foster excellence and drive innovation in health management and policy education, and promote the value of university-based management education for leadership roles in the health sector. It is the only non-profit entity of its kind that works to improve the delivery of health services—and thus the health of citizens—throughout the world by educating professional managers at the entry level. AUPHA's membership includes the premier Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctoral Degree Healthcare Management & Policy Programs in the United States, Canada, and around the world. Its faculty and individual members represent more than 400 colleges and universities.