The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents on Thursday, Feb. 12, approved Jay Maddock, Ph.D., as the new dean of the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health. As the School of Public Health dean, Maddock will provide academic and administrative leadership in expanding academic, research and public health practice opportunities, serving as a visionary leader in public health initiatives within the health science center and with key national and international constituencies.
Bita A. Kash, Ph.D., M.B.A., FACHE, associate professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, has been named Editor of the Journal of Healthcare Management, a peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
The Texas A&M Health Science Center announces transition in the name of the School of Rural Public Health to the School of Public Health, eliminating the reference to “rural” in the official name. This change recognizes its increasingly broad role in promoting state and national public health concerns.
The Office of Students Affairs at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health holds each year “Dialogue With The Dean: Sharing Perspective” luncheons for first-year students.