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J Chris Jenkins
Chief Operating Officer Saint Francis HospitalBartlett 2986 Kate Bond Bartlett, TN 38133 901-820-7000 www.SaintFrancis Bartlett.com
As Chief Operating Officer, Jenkins oversees day-to-day operations at Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett. Prior to arriving at Saint Francis, he served as Executive Director of UT Methodist Physicians at Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare. Jenkins was responsible for overseeing all adult academic faculty physicians, inpatient and outpatient operations spanning Methodist Healthcare across 19 different specialties. Previously at Methodist Le Bonheur he was Administrator of Clinical Operations for University Hospital. Additionally, Jenkins has served as Administrator of the Tulane Cancer Center in New Orleans. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at the University of Montana and Master of Healthcare Administration from the
University of Memphis. In 2010, Jenkins was honored by the Memphis Business Journal as a “Top 40 under 40” recipient. In 2013, he was named the Young Healthcare Executive of the Year for Tennessee by the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Kimble L. Jenkins
Chief Executive Officer OrthoSouth 6077 Primacy Parkway, Suite 140 Memphis, TN 38119 901-641-3000 orthosouth.org
Jenkins joined MSK Group, P.C. as CEO in 2017. In 2019, the individual practices within the group – Memphis Orthopaedic Group, OrthoMemphis, and Tabor Orthopedics – rebranded together as the single entity OrthoSouth. Jenkins previously served as CEO of MRI Interventions, Inc., a publicly traded medical device company.
Chief of Staff, Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare 1211 Union Ave., Suite 700 Memphis, TN 38104 901-516-0551 methodisthealth.org
Johnson was named Chief of Staff in 2017. Additionally, Johnson provides leadership in Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs, a role he has held at Methodist Healthcare since 1985. Prior to that, he was vice president of Corporate Affairs at the Regional Medical Center at Memphis. Johnson currently serves on a number of boards including the governing board for the University of Memphis, chairman of the TennCare Medical Care Advisory Committee, chair of the Shelby County Schools Athletic Committee, the University of Memphis Athletic Department Community Advisory Committee, Southwest Tennessee Community College Board of Advisors, and the MIAA Athletic Development Committee. He is also on the president’s council for Lemoyne-Owen College and
Help us build on our understanding of advancing relapsing multiple sclerosis Join this clinical study to research a medication under investigation for people with advancing relapsing multiple sclerosis The EXCHANGE Study is looking at a medication under investigation for people with advancing relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS). The medication under investigation for this study has been approved for use in the United States. You, or someone you care for, may be able to take part if you/they: • are a man or woman, 18–65 years of age • have advancing RMS (where symptoms are getting worse over time) • have been continuously treated with an MS medication (eg, beta-interferons, glatiramer acetate, fingolimod, dimethyl fumarate, or teriflunomide) for at least 3 months. The EXCHANGE Study will involve 6 study visits over a period of up to 6 months. If you are interested in learning more, please contact:
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