Sam Hanna

Program Director

Dr. Hanna is the Associate Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies, an Executive in Residence and the Program Director of the Master’s in Healthcare Management and the Master’s in Human Resource Analytics and Management at American University in Washington, DC. Dr. Hanna earned his PhD in the field of Translational Health Sciences from George Washington University. He holds a graduate degree (MBA) from Babson College with a focus in Entrepreneurship and a dual degree from Christian Brothers University in Accounting and Information Technology Management. In addition, he holds a certificate of leadership and management from Harvard Business School. He also holds many certification and credentials including Six Sigma Green Belt Certification, Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC). He is active in the local chapters of the following organization: ACHE, HIMSS, HFMA, DRII, The IIA and ISACA.