10 hospital CEOs with rounded-out education — PhDs, MBAs, JDs & more

Megan Wood - Print  | 

After wrapping up their undergraduate careers, these hospital CEOs continued along the path of education to achieve a broad spectrum of professional expertise.

1. Katherine Bunting, PhD, RN, MSN (CEO of Fairfield (Ill.) Memorial Hospital)

2. Michael D. Connelly, JD, MHSA (President, CEO of Mercy Health in Cincinnati)

3. Audrey Gregory, PhD, RN, MSN, MHA (CEO of Placentia (Calif.)-Linda Hospital)

4. Margot Hartmann, MD, PhD (President, CEO of Nantucket (Mass.) Cottage Hospital)

5. Kathleen Kinslow, CRNA, EdD, MBA, MSN (President, CEO of Aria Health in Philadelphia)

6. Vivian Lee, MD, PhD, MBA (CEO of University of Utah Healthcare in Salt Lake City

7. Stephen Mansfield, PhD, MBA (President, CEO of Methodist Health System in Dallas)

8. Bruce Murphy, MD, PharmD (CEO of Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock)

9. David Pate, MD, JD (President, CEO of St. Luke's Health System in Boise, Idaho)

10. Maria Ryan, PhD, MSN (CEO of Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, N.H.)


*This list does not include hospital CEOs that are MDs only; Becker's Hospital Review will be publishing a list of 110 physicians who are hospital CEOs within the coming weeks.

For additions, questions and comments on this list, contact Megan Wood at mwood@beckershealthcare.com.

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