Faculty

Classes are led by nationally recognized management and medical school faculty with outstanding academic credentials and real-world healthcare experience. A select group of senior physician executives with exceptional credentials also serve on the faculty in order to bring special expertise and experience to the program.

John P. Barden, MBA, CPA, CFE, Clinical Professor of Accounting.

Indranil R. Bardhan, PhD, Professor of Information Systems; Visiting Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

William M. Behrendt, PhD, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Management; former Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, UT Southwestern Medical Center;.

Britt Berrett, MHA, PhD, Clinical Professor of Healthcare Management; former Executive Vice President of Texas Health Resources and President of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.

Ronald L. Blumoff, MD, MBA, FACS, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; former Chief Physician of System Surgical Services, Methodist Hospital System, San Antonio, TX.

Michael Burgess, MD, MS, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, US House of Representatives.

Paul Convery, MD, MMM, Clinical Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; former Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Baylor Health Care System.

David L. Deeds, PhD, Sandra Schulze Professor of Entrepreneurship, Opus College of Business, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN.

Michael J. Deegan, MD, EDM, Clinical Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Innovation; former Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical and Quality Officer, Texas Health Resources.

Forney W. Fleming, MD, MBA, Clinical Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; former President, Jefferson County Medical Society, Beaumont, TX.

Martin Frost, JD, National Policy Practice, Polsinelli Shughart, PC; former Ranking Member, Rules Committee of the US House of Representatives.

Cliff Fullerton, MD, MSc, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; President, Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance.

Valerie Heithusen, PhD, Analyst in American National Government, Library of Congress.

Robert F. Hicks, PhD, Clinical Professor of Organizational Development and Coaching; Faculty Associate, Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Julius W. Hobson Jr., MA, Senior Policy Advisor, Polsinelli Shughart PC; former Chief Lobbyist of the American Medical Association.

Samson Jesudass, MD, MBA, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Chief Clinical Officer, Seton Healthcare Family.

Kirk A. Kirksey, MA, Adjunct Professor of Health Information Systems; former Vice President and Chief Information Officer, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

John F. McCracken, PhD, Clinical Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Adjunct Professor of Community Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Marcus H. Meier, JD, Director, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission.

James Munch, PhD, Professor and Chairman of Marketing, Wright State University.

Jacqueline Mutz, RN, MLA, Director of Quality Outcomes and Performance Improvement, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Ronald Peshock, MD, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Professor of Radiology and Vice Chair of Information Technology, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Gary ReedMD, Professor of Internal Medicine and Associate Dean for Quality, Safety and Outcomes Education, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Luis E. Saldana, MD, MBA, FACEP, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Texas Health Resources.

Robert A. Schwab, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen.

Karl Slaikeu, PhD, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; former Professor of Psychology, University of South Carolina.

Joshua Spencer, CPHIMS, CISSP, Associate Vice President for Information Security, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

David K. Teegarden, MD, MS, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; former President and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics, Tyler, TX.

Ferdinand T. Velasco, MD, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Vice President and Chief Health Information Officer, Texas Health Resources.

James W. Walton, DO, MBA, President and CEO, Genesis Physician Group; Chairman, President and CEO, North Texas Clinically Integrated Network.

Blake E. Waterhouse, MD, MBA, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; former President and CEO of Straub Clinic & Hospital, Honolulu, HI.

DuWayne L. Willett, MD, MS, Professor of Internal Medicine and Chief Medical Informatics Officer, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

David Winter Jr., MD, MSc, FACP, Adjunct Professor of Healthcare Leadership and Management; Chairman and Chief Clinical Officer, HealthTexas Provider Network, Baylor Health Care System.

Garry Young, PhD, Research Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute of Public Policy, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.