Career Paths

A degree from the Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy equips graduates with the tools they need to succeed beyond graduation. Whether students choose to further their education by pursuing another degree or choose to enter the workforce, the program provides necessary skills and knowledge for a variety of jobs. Here are some examples of where our graduates are working now:

MHA Students

Lauren aziz

Clinical Operations Manager

Mayo Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Jennifer Aguero

Performance Improvement Specialist

Sacred Heart Health System
Tampa General Hospital

Ellington Jones

Executive Director

UChicago Medicine, Digestive Diseases Service Line

Nyasia Jenkins

Patient Administration Division Officer

U.S. Navy

MPH Students

Allison B. Trainor

Clinical Research Coordinator

University of Florida Health Cancer Center

Nadege Dauphin

Associate Physician Recruiter

Piedmont Healthcare

Maria Gutierrez

Public Health Associate

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alison Pondo

Marketing Manager

Tampa General Hospital

PhD Students

Chris Sistrom

Associate Chair

UF Health, Health Services Research, Imaging Informatics, Radiology

Matt Kukla

Senior Health Economist

BerryDunn — Assurance, Tax and Consulting

Jingbo Yu

Director of Health Economics and Outcomes


Sam Peasah

Senior Advisor

UPMC Health Plan, Value-Based Pharmacy Initiatives