Drexel University and HBA Support the Advancement of Women Working in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Philadelphia HBA Affiliate and Drexel’s LeBow College of Business Team Up to Offer Two Scholarships

Philadelphia, PA-The Greater Philadelphia Affiliate of the Healthcare Business Women’s Association (GPHBA) has teamed up with Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business to offer two $5,000 scholarships for Philadelphia HBA members accepted into the Drexel MBA in Pharmaceutical Management program.

The partnership between Drexel’s LeBow College of Business and the Greater Philadelphia HBA Affiliate is a natural match. HBA is dedicated to furthering the advancement of women in the healthcare industry. Having an MBA offers real career advantages for advancement,” said Lee Ann Kimak, president, GPHBA. “We thank Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business for partnering with us to further the careers of our membership.”

LeBow College’s MBA in Pharmaceutical Management program merges business strategy with science and technology to serve the needs of those who aspire to achieve advanced positions in management, policymaking or stakeholder relations. The program integrates online and classroom coursework and features a pioneering curriculum designed in collaboration with Drexel’s College of Medicine and School of Public Health.

Comprehensive and innovative, the Drexel MBA in Pharmaceutical Management at LeBow College of Business advances careers in the dynamic pharmaceutical industry. Drexel is delighted to partner with Philadelphia affiliate of the HBA to advance our common goals,”said Dr. George P. Tsetsekos, dean of Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business.

To receive one of these two scholarships, applicants must first apply and be accepted into the MBA program. They must also be members in good standing of the Greater Philadelphia HBA Affiliate. For additional information about the scholarship, contact Kevin Caviston, program manager, Corporate MBA programs, of Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business. For general information about the Drexel MBA in Pharmaceutical Management visit their admissions Web site at: http://www.lebow.drexel.edu/Prospects/Apply/Graduate/index.php.

The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) is an international non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the advancement of women in the healthcare industry. Founded in 1977, the HBA is headquartered in the U.S. and has Chapters and Affiliates throughout the U.S. and in Europe to provide educational opportunities to develop cutting-edge industry knowledge and leadership skills; recognize outstanding women in the industry; provide opportunities for networking; create greater visibility for women in the industry; foster mentoring relationships, and serve as a conduit for research on career advancement issues. For more information, visit https://www.hbanet.org/.

About Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business

Recognized by BusinessWeek, Entrepreneur, Financial Times, Forbes/The Princeton Review and U.S.News & World Report for superior programs, Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business empowers, enriches and inspires future business leaders through an innovative, strategic approach to business education defined by leadership and ethics, industry perspectives and technological orientation. Founded in 1922, LeBow College has more than 3,300 students, 100 faculty and 30,000 alumni and is accredited by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. It offers undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and executive education programs. For additional information, visit www.lebow.drexel.edu