2019 Nashville HXO Collaborative Roundtable

Register NowThursday, January 17, 2019 | 4:00 – 8:30pm

Governing Board Co-Chairs

Matthew Gibson, PhD, FACHE Matthew Gibson, PhD, FACHE
Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
Erlanger Health System
Bernard A. Harris, Jr., MD, MBA, FACP Bernard A. Harris, Jr., MD, MBA, FACP
NASA Space Shuttle Astronaut
Board Member
, Texas Medical Center
, Harris Foundation
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner
Vesalius Ventures

Governing Board Members

  • Karen Beam, RN, BS, MSN, CPHQ, CSSGB, Vice President Quality and Clinical Performance, Parkridge Health System
  • Julie A. Becker, DBA, MBA, BSN, RN, Chief Experience Officer/Vice President, RCCH HealthCare Partners
  • Robert M. Brooks, FACHE, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Erlanger Health System
  • Allen P. Broome, PharmD, DPLA, Senior Director of Pharmacy, Erlanger Health System
  • Micah Cost, PharmD, MS, Executive Director, Tennessee Pharmacy Association
  • Roger Dmochowski, MD, Executive Director Risk Prevention, Professor, Department of Urologic Surgery, Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs and Professionalism, Section of Surgical Sciences, Associate Surgeon-in-Chief, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Wesley Geminn, PharmD, Chief Pharmacist, State Opioid Treatment Authority, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
  • Michael Herman, Chief Operating Officer, High Point Health System
  • Navin Jain, MHA, RHIA, CHTS-PW, CHTS-TS, Chief Information Officer, Cookeville Medical Center
  • Christopher E. Johnson, PhD, Professor and Chair, Health Management and Systems Sciences, University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Services
  • Chris Lehmann, MD, FAAP, FACMI, MIAHSI, Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Pediatrics Director, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Scott Lethi, RN, BA, BNS, MHA, FACHE, Chief Nursing Officer, Cookeville Regional Medical Center
  • Amy Matthis, MSHA, MBA, CPHQ, Quality Outcomes Director, West Tennessee Healthcare
  • Anne Melton, RN, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer, Sumner Regional Medical Center, High Point Health System
  • Sue Murphy, RN BSN MS, Chief Experience Officer, Patient Experience and Engagement Program, UChicago Medicine
  • Jennifer Radtke, BSN, RN, CEN, Infection Prevention Management, University of Tennessee Medical Center
  • Michele Reynolds, Vice President, Chief Nursing Executive, Quorum Health
  • David Robert, MD, Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, West Tennessee Healthcare
  • Ken Sands, MD, Chief Epidemiologist and Chief Patient Safety Officer, HCA Healthcare
  • Edward Septimus, MD, FIDSA, FACP, FSHEA, Vice President, Medical Director of Research and Infectious Disease, HCA Healthcare
  • Jennifer Slayton, RN, MSN, Executive Director, Quality and Improvement, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Tama Van Decar, MD, Chief Medical Officer, TriStar Health Division (HCA)
  • Lynda Watts, Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer, Covenant Health – Ft. Sanders Regional Medical Center
  • Herman Williams, MD, Executive Vice President, Chief Clinical Officer, RCCH HealthCare Partners
  • Joseph Winick, Lead Executive, Erlanger Innovation Center, Erlanger Health System



We are currently working with the Governing Board to develop the agenda based on their insight and direction. We will post sessions and speakers as soon as they are finalized.


Our speakers will be added in the upcoming weeks. Stay tuned…


The Governing Board is reviewing nominated sponsors and selecting the industry-leading partners that they will be inviting to participate. For sponsorship inquiries, please email Steve Bangsund at steveb@healthcareexecutiveforums.com.

Location and Venue

Hilton Baltimore

City Winery
609 Lafayette Street
Nashville, TN 37203

Phone: 1.615.324.1010 | Website

Dinner Contact

Please contact Steve about any of your dinner or sponsorship needs.

Steve Bangsund, Executive Director, Healthcare Executive ForumsSteve Bangsund

Executive Director
Healthcare Executive Forums

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