Advisory Board to Programs in Health Management and Policy

The Advisory Board to the Programs in Health Management and Policy consists of individuals from a broad spectrum of organizations in the health sector, including providers, insurers, professional associations, policymakers and integrated health systems. They are local, regional, national and international health care leaders who share a spirit of innovation and excellence, have a strong interest in the community, education, and wish to influence health care policy locally and nationally.

The role of the Advisory Board is to provide a forum for open dialogue among professionals committed to the development of health management education, research and policy. Members provide advice, guidance and support to ensure that the curriculum is cutting edge and that graduates are prepared to assume leadership roles in the industry.

Board Members

Charles E. Alston, CTP (Chair)
Senior Vice President, Market Executive
Healthcare and Institutions Southeast
Global Commercial Banking
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Carlos Alonso
Senior Vice President and President
Hill-Rom International

Wael K. Barsoum
Cleveland Clinic Florida

Francisco Ballester
President, Latin America

Benjamin A. Breier
President and CEO
Kindred Healthcare

Jaime Caldwell
South Florida Hospital and Healthcare Association

Richard L. Clarke, DHA, MBA '72
Former President and CEO
Healthcare Financial Management Association
Current Chair, Board of Directors

Aurelio Fernandez, III, FACHE
President and CEO
Memorial Health System

Linda Florendo
Executive Director, Health Systems
Quest Diagnostics

Jeffrey P. Freimark
President and CEO
Miami Jewish Health Systems

Dan Greenleaf, MBA '97
President and CEO
Home Solutions Infusion Therapy

Senator Rene Garcia
Florida State Senate

  Don Henderson, FACHE
President and CEO
Central Florida Health
ACHE Florida Regent

Carlos Migoya
Jackson Health System

Rudolph Moise, MD, JD '97, MBA '94
President and CEO
Comprehensive Health Center Inc.
Cleveland Clinic

Susanne Nolte-Schoen
Member of the Supervisory Board
Schön Klinik SE

Mauricio Pabon Ortiz
President, Latin America
Boston Scientific Corporation

Bruce Rueben
Florida Hospital Association

Albert Santalo

Penny Shaffer
Market President – South Florida
Florida Blue

Tim Stapleton
Florida Medical Association Inc.

E. Joseph Steier, III, MBA '06
President and CEO
Signature Consulting Services LLC

Jorge Vasseur, MBA '97
President and Region Head, Latin America
Baxter International Inc.

Nick Westfall
VITAS Healthcare

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