Karen McBride earned a BS in health information management in 1988 from Temple University and an MS in instructional technology from Philadelphia University in 2003. Prior to accepting the position at Temple University, she was a manager in the Health Information Management department at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Previous positions include Clinical Data Analyst Wyeth Ayerst Pharmaceuticals and Health Information Manager at Pennsylvania Hospital.
Ms. McBride serves as the Undergraduate Program Director the BSHIM and manages the professional internship and the professional development courses. Advising, recruitment and admissions for the BSHIM is also her responsibility.