Student Association of Healthcare Administrators (SAHA)
SAHA is a graduate student organization at the University of New Mexico where students interested in healthcare administration can come together. The organization's mission is to provide opportunities for students to interact with peers and healthcare industry leaders in order to develop the professional skills and networks vital to achieving their career goals.
For participation information, please contact SAHA's Advisor or connect with the organization through SAHA's Facebook page.
Dr. Arthur Culpepper, FACHE serves as Chief Compliance Officer for the UNM Health Sciences Center Institutional Compliance Program, which incorporates the compliance function for all academic, clinical, and research components of the HSC, as well as the medical faculty practice plan. In this role, Dr. Culpepper directs compliance programs for the entities of the UNM Health System (UNM Hospitals, UNM Medical Group, Sandoval Regional Medical Center) and the Academic Enterprise of the UNM Health Sciences Center (Colleges, Schools, and Research).
Dr. Culpepper has extensive experience in healthcare administration, having served as a healthcare leader for various organizations including The University of Texas System, Veterans Administration Los Angeles, Pokagon Band of Powatomi Indians, Philips Medical Systems, and Trinity Health in Michigan. Dr. Culpepper is a Fellow with the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has a doctorate in health education from the University of New Mexico and a masters in health services management from Webster University, St. Louis.