CU student, professor share Distinguished Research Award

Cameron University graduate student Jeremy Phelps, M.D., and Dr. Shawn Carraher, Professor of Management and Global Entrepreneurship, were named Distinguished Research Award Winners at the Allied Academies Spring International Conference, held earlier this month in New Orleans. They received the award for their paper, "Barriers to Surgeon-Drive Innovation in Health Care," which will be published in the Academy of Health Care Management Journal. Currently pursuing his MBA at Cameron, Phelps is a resident physician at the University Of New Mexico Department Of Neurosurgery in Albuquerque, NM.

The Allied Academies, Inc. is a federation of 14 affiliate academies publishing a total of 17 different journals in various fields of business. The association is comprised of scholars whose purpose is to support and encourage research and the sharing and exchange of ideas, knowledge and insights throughout the world.

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April 21, 2009
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