Faculty Profile for Dr. Ruth B Welborn

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Dr. Ruth B Welborn
Dean, Health Professions — College of Health Professions
Professor — School of Health Administration
ENC 201
phone: (512) 245-3300

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Moczygemba, J., & Welborn, R. B. (2001). Preparing a diverse HIM workforce:  A SWT model. Journal of the American Health Information Management Association, 72, 60–63.
  • Fields, T., & Welborn, R. B. (1999). Executive Directors and Community Health Centers--Facing the Healthcare Transition. The Journal of Health Administration Education, 17, 211–226.
  • Welborn, R. B. (1996). Why a Health Care Administrator Major? SWT’s Student Chapter of ACHE Chapter Newsletter, IV, 1.
  • Welborn, R. B. (1993). Perceptions of HRD Quality in Health Care Institutions. Proceedings of the National Research Conference on Human Resource Development, 243–246.
  • Ellsworth, J. H., Pierson, M. J., Welborn, R. B., & Frost, C. J. (1991). Typology of Factors that Deter Participation with an Educational Institution. Journal of Adult Education, 20, 15–24.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Life Time Board Member, Visiting Nurses Association. 1980 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Distinguished Service Award, Texas Society of Allied Health Professions. 2012

Selected Grants

  • Welborn, Ruth B (Principal). University of Texas Medical Branch, East Texas Capital Area Health Education Center, State, $200000. (Funded: 2012 - 2013). Grant.
  • Welborn, Ruth B (Principal). Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Federal, $76084. (Funded: 2011 - 2012). Grant.
  • Welborn, Ruth B (Principal). University of Texas Medical Branch, East Texas Capital Area Health Education Center, State, $301977. (Funded: 2011 - 2012). Grant.
  • Welborn, Ruth B (Principal). Fund for Improvement of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education, Federal, $1000000. (Funded: 2010 - 2014). Grant.
  • Welborn, Ruth B (Principal). Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Federal, $132315. (Funded: 2010 - 2011). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Facility Programming of Esperanza Hall
2019-Present
Member
Facility Programming of Esperanza Hall
2019-Present
Member
Counseling Director Search Committee
2018-Present
Member
Facility Programming and Renovation of Encino Hall
2016-Present
Member
Leadership Assembly
2015-Present