H-E-B School of Business & Administration Dr. Kevin LaFrance

Kevin LaFrance, Ph.D. 

Phone: 210-930-8015
Office: AGO 105
CPO: 365

Research Foci: 
Academic Program Development, Program Accreditation, Experiential Learning, Strategic Planning, Community Based Partnerships

Experiential Background: 
25 years as a healthcare administrator in the U.S. Army


  • Academic Background 

    Ph.D., University of Alabama - Birmingham, Health Services Administration

  • Courses Taught 

    Healthcare Management

    Healthcare Economics

    Healthcare Strategic Planning

    Healthcare Capstone

    Strategic Planning and Policy

    Organizational Development Capstone

  • Recent Intellectual Contributions 

    Munoz, L. R., PhD, RN, PhD, NNP, LaFrance, K. G., PhD, Dominguez, D. G., PhD, Goei, K., A., PhD, RN, et al. (2014) Text Messaging as a Tool to Increase Physical Activity in College Students, The Physical Educator, 71 (3), 437-453.

    Dominguez D., Garcia, C., and LaFrance, K.G. (2013), Developing a New Graduate Program in Healthcare Management: Embracing the Transformation of Healthcare Management Education on a Pathway to Success. Administrative Issues Journal, 3 (1), 34-44.

    De Los Santos, E., LaFrance, K., Dominguez, D. (2011), Innovation in Competency-Based Program Development: Leveraging the Advisory Board Faculty Alliance. Administrative Issues Journal: Education, Practice, and Research, 1 (1), 47-56.

    Dominguez, D., Teachout, M., LaFrance, K. (2009), Using a Client-Based Experiential Learning Approach to Address CAHME Criteria and Evaluate Program Effectiveness, Journal of Health Administration Education, 26 (3), 207-222.

  • Work Experience 

    25 years as a healthcare administrator in the U.S. Army holding positions as CFO and COO in clinic and hospital settings


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