FIU’s Health Informatics program graduates 20 candidates for jobs in high-demand field.

The College of Business’ Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics and Management Systems delivered degrees to 20 students this semester, including two scholarship winners. At the April 29 graduation dinner at Juana M in Brickell, Natacha Billon and Angela Ortiz received the Best GPA awards and Christopher Chin received the Citizenship Award. Additionally, Professor Weidong Xia […]

FIU Health IT students get a close-up look at the marketplace.

Students in the College of Business’ Master of Science in Health Informatics & Management Systems program received a “Peek into the South Florida Healthcare Market” directly from industry insiders. The March 5 forum, presented by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) South Florida chapter, featured executives at local medical institutions discussing topics such as population […]

College of Business showcases its presence in FIU’s new Miramar center.

The College of Business has taken a commanding presence at FIU’s recently inaugurated academic center in Miramar. Programs already underway include accounting, financial management, international business, a professional MBA, and a healthcare MBA. A joint FIU-Broward College facility, FIU at I-75 is located at 1930 S.W. 145 Ave. and will hold its open house on […]

Graduate students land scholarships in MSIRE and MSHI&MS programs.

Graduate students in two programs in the Chapman Graduate School of Business at Florida International University (FIU) have been awarded substantial scholarships. Scholarships presented to students at Tibor and Sheila Hollo School of Real Estate. Fifteen students have been awarded scholarships for the spring semester to pursue their master’s degree in International Real Estate (MSIRE). […]

Faculty Notes: April 2013

An article titled “Executive Education,” written by David R. Klock, dean, appeared in the April 2013 issue of Brickell Magazine. School of Accounting Manny Pravia (MST ’92), adjunct, presented a Federal tax update at the Florida Institute of CPAs’  “CPAs in Industry Conference” held in Fort Lauderdale. The presentation, which took place on March 21, […]

Faculty member opens students’ eyes to opportunities in health IT.

Information about healthcare information turned out to greatly interest 79 students at Piper High School in Sunrise, Florida. As a presenter in ITWomen’s Role Model Speakers Program, Neera Bhansali, a faculty member in the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU) and executive director, biomedical informatics, FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, helped the […]

Fall Commencement celebrates excellence.

For 1083 students in the College of Business at Florida International University (FIU), December 12, 2012, was a landmark day. Years of dedicated study, often while juggling work and family responsibilities, translated into college degrees—689 of them from the R. Kirk Landon Undergraduate School of Business and 394 from the Alvah H. Chapman Jr. Graduate […]

CareCloud brings key partnership to FIU Business Informatics program.

A pioneering Miami tech company has put a piece of the future in the hands of Florida International University (FIU) students. Faculty and students in the Master of Science in Informatics and Management Systems (MSHIMS) program in FIU’s College of Business recently welcomed Tom Packert, chief technology officer of CareCloud, a provider of cloud-based practice […]

FIU, CareCloud Partner to Provide E-Health Record Software Access to Master’s Students

Master’s students at a Florida university are now able to get hands-on experience using electronic health record software due to a recent partnership between the school and a health-care software company. Tom Packert, chief technology officer at electronic health record software company CareCloud in Miami, recently announced on the campus of Florida International University a […]