TTUHSC School of Allied Health Sciences

Conrad J. Francis MBA DBA-Finance DBA-IT

Assistant Professor

EDUCATION

2005 Doctor of Business Administration - Finance - Nova Southeastern University, Davie, Florida

2005 Doctor of Business Administration - Information Technology - Nova Southeastern University, Davie, Florida

2000 Professional Master of Business Administration - Management Information Systems - Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida

1989 Bachelor of Science, Business Administration - Management - University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica WI

RESEARCH INTERESTS

My recent areas of research include, Healthcare Finance, Healthcare Policy Formulation, Management Information Systems, Healthcare Operations Management, Process Improvement, Quality Improvement, Healthcare Strategic Planning, Finance, Organizational Behavior, Management, Operations Management, Systems Analysis, Systems Management and Information Security. My other areas are Leadership, and Business Policy healthcare organizational analysis, effectiveness, optimization and quality perspective. Factors affecting disability analysis, compensation and length of stay interest me.

PRESENTATIONS AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS

Francis, C (2003) "Executive Education its Importance and Role in Succession Planning" presented at the 2003 Global Trends Conference of the Academy of Business Administration.

Francis, C (2004) "The Relationship between National Banking Industry's Performance and Efficiency" presented at the 2004 Economics and International Business Research Conference, of The Journal of American Academy of Business, Cambridge.

Francis, C (2004) "The Behavioral effects of Legislation on Bank Performance and Efficiency" presented at the 2004 Economics and International Business Research Conference, of The Journal of American Academy of Business, Cambridge.

Francis, C (2004) "Banking Industry Performance, An Analysis of the Japanese Industry" presented at the 2004 Global Trends Conference of the Academy of Business Administration.

Francis, C (2005) "Bank efficiency & the relationship to the economy, An empirical study" presented at the International Applied Business Research Conference 2005 of the Clute Institute for Business & Economics Research.

Francis, C (2007) "The Historical Behavioral Performance of the Banking Industry and the Effects of Securitization. Evidence from the United States" presented the 19th Annual meeting and conference of the Academy of Finance.

Francis, C (2006) " The behavioral relationship of the United States banking industry to that of Japan. A historical view" presented at the International Applied Business Research Conference 2005 of The Clute Institute for Business & Economics Research. 

Francis, C (2006) "Canadian Bank Profitability Growth or Decline and its relationship to the Banking Industry of the United States" presented the 19th Annual meeting and conference of the Academy of Finance.

Francis, C (2008) "Canadian Bank Profitability and its Relationship of to the economic performance" Presented at the Academy of Finance 2008.

Francis, C (2009) "GENERATION Y: UNDERSTANDING, MANAGING & MOTIVATING THEM" Presented at International Academy of Business, October, 2009.

PUBLICATIONS

Francis, C (2010), "Changes in Financial Institution regulations Associated with the Repeal of the Glass Steagall Act of 1933". 2010 IABR & ITLC Conference Proceedings.

Francis, C (2005). "Banking Industry Performance, An Analysis of the Japanese Industry": Contemporary Business readings of the ABA, Vol 6 No 2.

Francis, C (2004). "Executive Education its Importance and Role in Succession Planning": Journal of the Academy of Business Administration, Vol 4 No. 1.

Francis, C (2004). "The Behavioral Effects of Legislation on Bank Performance and Efficiency": The Journal of American Academy of Business Cambridge, Vol 5 No 1.

Francis, C (2004). "The Relationship between National Banking Industry's Performance and Efficiency" The Journal of American Academy of Business Cambridge, Vol 3.

©