Advising

Advising  Contact Information

Kathy Moss, PhD, RRT-ACCS, FAARC
Director, MHS CDS Program
605A Lewis Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
MossK@health.missouri.edu
(573) 882-8421

Steve Starr, MPH, MT(ASCP)BB
Director, BHS CDS-CLS Program
605 Lewis Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
StarrSt@health.missouri.edu
(573) 882-8034

Moses Hdeib, MD, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
Director of Graduate Studies
405 Lewis Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
HdeibM@health.missouri.edu
(573) 884-2994

Adria Koehn
Student Support
605 Lewis Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
KoehnA@health.missouri.edu
(573) 882-8034

Mizzou Graduate School
210 Jesse Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
https://gradschool.missouri.edu/
Local: (573) 882-6311
Toll-Free, long distance: (800) 877-6312

http://catalog.missouri.edu/undergraduategraduate/schoolofhealthprofessions/clinical-diagnostic-sciences/mhs-clinical-diagnostic-sciences/


Curriculum: MHS CDS, emphasis in Clinical Laboratory Science

Interprofessional Core requirements (12 hr)

Course number Course title Credit hour(s) Spring Summer Fall
HTH_PR 7100 Intro to Interprofessional Practice 1 x
CDS 8410 Clinical Analytics 3 Odd years
CDS 8420 Clinical Management 3 Odd years
CDS 8430 Clinical Leadership 2 Even Years
CDS 8990 Clinical Capstone 3 x x

*NOTE: Denotes the schedule in which the course is typically offered. This schedule may vary. Check with program personnel to verify your plan every semester.

Leadership electives (minimum 12 hr)

Students should identify leadership elective courses of interest within the first semester of enrollment in the program. Leadership electives plan must be approved by the program director no later than the beginning of the second semester of enrollment in the program. Suggested leadership electives include:

Course number Course title Credit hour(s) Spring Summer Fall
CDS Project Management in Health Care Industry 3 Odd years
CDS Sales & Marketing in Health Care Industry 3 Odd years
CDS Product/Customer Support in Health Care Industry 3 Even years
CDS TBD 3 Even Years
P_HLTH 7150* Principles of Public Health 3
P_HLTH 7160* Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Global Health 3
P_HLTH 8150* Human Health and the Environment 3
P_HLTH 8420* Principles of Epidemiology 3
P_HLTH 8920* Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health 3
P_HLTH 8953* Evaluating Global Public Health Programs 3
PUB_AF 8610^ Group Dynamics & Conflict Resolution 3
PUB_AF 8620^ Organizational Analysis & Change 3
PUB_AF 8630^ Organizational Change & Global Context 3
PUB_AF 8160^ Organizational Dynamics and Leadership 3
IS_LT 9484@ Teaching Online Courses 3
IS_LT 9471@ Instructional Systems Design 3
IS_LT 9485@ Designing Online Learning

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*NOTE: Denotes the schedule in which the course is typically offered. This schedule may vary. Check with program personnel to verify your plan every semester. CDS courses are currently under development and will not be available during the 2020-2021 academic year.

*Other public health electives may meet qualifications for the MHS CDS degree. A Public Health Graduate Certificate may be obtained with the selection of 12 hr of qualifying courses. See https://online.missouri.edu/degreeprograms/health-professions/public-health/grad-cert/admissions.aspx

*Other global public health electives may meet qualifications for the MHS CDS degree. A Global Public Health Certificate may be obtained with the selection of 15 hr of qualifying courses. See https://online.missouri.edu/degreeprograms/health-professions/global-public-health/grad-cert/

^Other Truman School of Public Affairs electives may meet qualifications for the MHS CDS degree. An Organizational Consulting & Change Graduate certificate may be obtained with the selection of 12 hr of qualifying courses. See https://online.missouri.edu/degreeprograms/public-affairs/organizational-change/grad-cert/

@Other School of Information Science & Learning Technologies electives may meet qualifications for the MHS CDS degree. An Online Educator Graduate Certificate may be obtained with the selection of 12 hr of qualifying courses. See https://online.missouri.edu/degreeprograms/education/online-educator/grad-cert/

Emphasis area electives (minimum 6 hr)

Course number Course title Credit hour(s) Spring Summer Fall
CDS 7480 Clinical Ethics 3 x x x
CDS 7500 Emergency & Disaster Management in Health Care 1-3 x x x
CDS 7930 Current Issues in the Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences 3 x

*NOTE: Denotes the schedule in which the course is typically offered. This schedule may vary. Check with program personnel to verify your plan every semester. Some courses are currently under development and will not be available during the 2020-2021 academic year. See program staff for additional information. See the program director for additional suggestions regarding emphasis area elective options.