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1700 W. Van Buren
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Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 563-6630
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Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award

The Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award honors a healthcare leader whose commitment, values, and contributions embody the vision of NCHL to improve the health of the public through leadership and organizational excellence. The Leadership Award is given to an individual who has made significant leadership contributions to the health and healthcare field. Award winners come from many sectors, including healthcare delivery, community health, public health, insurance, suppliers, public policy, government, professional/trade associations, research, and academic institutions.

Award Selection Committee

Kathryn J. McDonagh, PhD, RN, Co-chair
Executive Coach & former Health System CEO

Christy Harris Lemak, PhD, Co-chair
NCHL & University of Alabama Birmingham

Nancy Agee
Carilion Clinic

Susan DeVore
Premier

Judith Faulkner
EPIC

Delvecchio Finley
Alameda Health System

Thomas Giella
Korn Ferry


James H. Hinton
Presbyterian Healthcare Services

Peter Jacobson, JD
University of Michigan

R. Timothy Rice
National Center for Healthcare Leadership

Jeffrey D. Selberg
Peter G. Peterson Foundation

Bruce Siegel, MD
America's Essential Hospitals

Glenn D. Stelle, Jr, MD, PhD
Geisinger Health System

Richard J. Umbdenstock
2015 GLW Award Recipient

Gail L. Warden
Henry Ford Health System

For additional information about the Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award, please contact Nilu Faiz-Ali nfaiz-ali@nchl.org or 312-563-6632.


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