Health Administration and Public Health

Prepare for the career path of your choice through D'Youville's highly-regarded undergraduate and graduate program in health services. Undergraduate students will benefit from a solid liberal arts foundation and a broad understanding of the areas of importance in the health professions.

Distinctions:

  • Learn and work collaboratively with students in allied health and business programs through D'Youville's expansive academic offerings.
  • Gain experience in and network with local healthcare organizations through internships and fieldwork.
  • Hone your leadership skills while giving back, by joining D'Youville faculty in community service projects

Our Mission

The Health Administration and Public Health Department at D'Youville educates individuals with diverse professional backgrounds to organize, coordinate, and manage the delivery of healthcare services and provides leadership direction and strategic planning in health service organizations.

The research mission is to develop within students an appreciation of research by involvement in research activities.

The goals of the Health Administration and Public Health Department are as follows:

  • The utilization of in-depth knowledge, skills, and standards of practice in one's profession to contribute to the betterment of society.
  • The contribution to the further development of one's profession by the testing and evaluation of theories and innovative, interdisciplinary models of services/programs/care.
  • Collaboration with other professionals to foster empowerment within the healthcare or educational system.
  • Demonstrate professional responsibility and accountability by participating in activities that contribute to personal and professional growth through research and scholarly discourse with peers.

Advisory Board

Advisory Board Members

KATHLEEN BETHIN, MD, PHD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
UBMD Pediatrics

Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology

Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo
818 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203


SUDHA BOMMIDI, MBA

Executive Director, Clinical Services

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263


JAMIE BONO

Managing Partner
RPRT
247 Cayuga Road, Suite 150
Buffalo, NY 14225

MOMBA C. CHIA, MHA

President & CEO

Chia Dex Ventures LLC
50 Fountain Plaza, Suite 1400
Buffalo, NY 14202


COLLEEN DELANY, RD, EDD

Nutrition Services Consultant

New York State Department Health
Long Term Care
584 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14202


KIMBERLY HERRINGTON

Business Intelligence Coordinator

Health Management Group
55 Dodge Road
Getzville, NY 14068


DON LEE, BSW, MS

President

Glide Health IT, LLC

Director of Business Development

HealthConnections


LAURIE MUSIAL, RN, MS, CCRP

Adjunct Faculty

UB School of Nursing

Assistant Vice President 

Clinical Research Services & Administration 
Roswell Park Cancer Institute 
Elm & Carlton Streets 
Buffalo, NY 14263


CAMILLE P. WICHER, PH.D., ESQ. MSN, RN

Vice President

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm & Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263