2022 HBA Masterclass - Register Today!

In partnership with Villanova University, Drexel University, Thomas Jefferson University, the University of the Sciences and Columbia Business School, the HBA continues to advocate for the connection between advanced education and advancement in the workplace.

For Immediate Release:

Philadelphia— January 18, 2022 — Today, the Mid-Atlantic Region and the Philadelphia Chapter of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association announced the curriculum for their Winter 2022 Master Class, a series of 5 one-hour virtual events being held from February 7th through February 11th in partnership with five leading regional universities.

“As part of our mission to advance women in the business of healthcare, we are proud to make this educational series available to help healthcare leaders accelerate their knowledge of current healthcare trends and learn more about opportunities to advance their career through advanced education,” said Amy Turnquist, HBA Philadelphia Chapter President.

Actionable Professional Impact

The HBA launched their first Master Class program in the spring of 2021, attracting participants from all sectors of the healthcare community, delivering immediate, actionable insights for healthcare leaders across the globe.

“After attending the week-long HBA Master Class in 2021, I was able to immediately incorporate the learnings into my conversations with clients.” said, Patty Henhoeffer, Managing Director of DS2 Agency. “It was an incredible opportunity to have access to these amazing educators.”

This year’s program will feature masters-level content delivered by the Deans of the Helen and William O’Toole School of Business at Villanova University and the Dean of Thomas Jefferson University’s School of Business as well as key faculty members from the University of the Sciences, Drexel University and the Columbia Business School. Key topics will include trends in Digital Health and Health Data Science, Personalized & Precision Medicine, and the impact of Environmental, Social & Governance factors on financial trends in healthcare.

The program is open to the entire healthcare community; registration for the program includes access to all live events and recordings of each session.

The full schedule is listed below and can also be found on the HBA website:

  • Monday, February 7, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
    Power Negotiation Tips for Women

    Joyce Russell, Ph.D.
    Dean, The Helen and William O’Toole Villanova School of Business, Villanova University
  • Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
    Design Thinking in Business

    Jason Crook, MBA
    Assistant Teaching Professor, School of Business, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Wednesday, February 9, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
    The Promise of Personalized, Precision Medicine

    Anuja Gupta, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor, Chair & MBA Program Director – Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business, University of the Sciences
  • Thursday, February 10, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
    Impact of Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance on Financial Health

    David Becher, Ph.D.Dean’s Industry Fellow and Professor in Finance, Drexel University Fellow
  • Friday, February 11, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
    Trends in Digital Health & Data Science

    Stan Kachnowski, Ph.D.
    Director, Digital Health Program, Chair HITLAB, Columbia Business School, Columbia University

Sponsors for the 2022 Masterclass include Otsuka and North Highland.

About the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association
The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) is a global not-for-profit organization dedicated to furthering the advancement and impact of women in the business of healthcare. The HBA provides networking forums to build relationships; access to industry thought leaders to broaden perspective; educational programs to develop leadership skills; and global recognition of outstanding individuals and companies to promote visibility of their achievements in advancing gender parity in the workplace.


Contact Information:

Amy Turnquist
HBA Philadelphia, Chapter President
Phone: (484) 431-5590
Email: turnquistamy@gmail.com
Website: www.hbanet.org