Governing Board members represent the region’s largest and most prominent hospitals and systems. Board participation and feedback ensures an invitation-only, peer-driven exchange of best practices.
Allen Broome, Pharm.D., DPLA, Sr. Director, Pharmacy, Erlanger Health Systems
Tama Van Decar, MD, ACPE, CMO, HCA TriStar Division
Abiodun Akinwuntan, PhD, MPH, MBA, Dean, KU School of Health Professions, University of Kansas Medical Center
Jeremiah Bame, MBA, MSN, RN, CNO, Piedmont Newton Hospital
Karen Beam, MSN, BSN, CPHQ, VP, Quality and Clinical Performance, Parkridge Health System
Bailey Bennett, BSN; Director of Nursing, KVC Hospitals
Chet Bhasin, FACHE, MBA, MS, Chief Strategy Officer, Shepherd Center
Thomas Campbell, PharmD, Dean, School of Pharmacy, Lipscomb University
Kim Currie Mason, PharmD, Director, Dept. of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Medical Center
Ajay Dhawan, FACHE, MD, CMO, VA Southeast Network (VISN 7)
Veronica Elders, MBA, MSN; CNO, Nashville General Hospital
Grey Felzien, MD, Medical Advisor, Division of Health Protection/IDI-HIV, Georgia Department of Public Health
Christopher Finch, Pharm.D, FCCP, FCCM, Chair & Professor, Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science, University of Tennessee, College of Pharmacy
Sharon Freese, BSN, MSW, Chief Operating Officer, Behavioral Health, Truman Medical Center
Matt Gorman, VP, Corporate and Network Services, Floyd Medical Center
Alyssa Grieshaber, Sr. Quality and Patient Advisor, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Behavioral Health
Bruce Hartmann, Sr. Vice President & Chief Community Relations Officer
Lorie Herrman, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CPAN, Corporate CNO for Midwest Region, Prime Healthcare
James Hildreth, MD, PhD, President & CEO, Meharry Medical College
Jeff Johns, Medical Director, Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital
Christopher Johnson, PhD, Professor & Chair, Health Mgmt and Systems Sciences, Univ. of Louisville School of Public Health & Information Sciences
Carl Keldie, MD, FACEP, SVP, Provider Affairs, Wellpath
Tifani Kinard, MHA, MBA, BSN, RN, Administrator & CNO, Floyd Polk Medical Center and CNO, Floyd Cherokee Medical Center
Scott Lethi, FACHE, NE-BE, CNO, Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Kim Lewis-Purcell, Division CIO, TriStar Health
Linda Norman, DSN, RN, FANN, Dean, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Anna-Gene O'Neal, BSN, MSN, MBA; Division President, Brookdale Healthcare Services
Jeff Palmucci, CEO, Vanderbilt-Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital
Suleima Salgado, MBA, Director, Telehealth, Telemedicine, and Rural Healthcare Initiatives, Georgia Department of Public Health
Kenneth Sands, MD, MPH, VP, Chief Epidemiologist & Chief Patient Safety Officer, HCA Healthcare
Jennifer Slayton, MSN, RN, SVP, Quality, Safety & Risk Prevention, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Eric Stephens, Chief Analytics Officer, Nashville General Hospital
Tom Wagner, MHA, Division Director, Adminstration, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Sherrie Williams, COO, Global Partnership for TeleHealth
Designed by and for healthcare’s most prominent executives, the agenda addresses the most critical issues impacting healthcare organizations today.
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JJ Foster, Executive Director
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