SHS CommitteeS

Students Community of Practice

Offers insights to students on healthcare industrial engineering careers including bios of members with successful careers, virtual webinars and mentoring programs. Guides the organization on activities and opportunities for student members.

Early Career/Young Professional Community of Practice

Serves as a conduit to help student members transition to career professionals. Creates a networking opportunity including mentoring and webinars. Guides the organization on activities and opportunities for young professional and early career members.

Experienced Professional Community of Practice

Ensures effective processes related to the Diplomate program. Guides the organization on activities and opportunities for experienced professional members.

Academic Community of Practice

Connection between the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Annual Conference and the Society for Health Systems. Supports members who work in academia with relation to publications, research, mentorship and student involvement.

Communications Committee

Actively engages members and non-members through social media and other forms of communication. Manages the monthly newsletter, improves the organizational brand, and creates consistent messaging.

Conference Committee

Plans and coordinates the annual Society for Health Systems Conference – Healthcare Systems Process Improvement (HSPI) Conference. HSPI is your source for the latest in operational and quality improvement tools, methods and concepts such as lean, Six Sigma, productivity, benchmarking, simulation and project management.

Education Committee

Supports the educational webinars focused on relevant and timely topics that are important to our members.

Awards Committee

Organizes the recognition of prominent SHS members, including Diplomates, annual awards, conference recognition and competitions.

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