InCharge HEALTHCARE 2020 leadership for the system’s five adult inpatient hospitals and affiliated companies. Ugwueke previously served as senior vice president for Methodist North and South Hospitals, which he began in June 2009. Prior, he was CEO of Methodist South Hospital since February 2007. Ugwueke has a bachelor’s degree in biology from Shaw University, a master’s of public health from Emory University and a Doctor of Health Administration and Leadership degree from the Medical University of South Carolina.
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Kim Van Frank, RN, BSN, MBA Executive Director Mid-South Transplant Foundation 8001 Centerview Parkway #302 Cordova, TN 38018 901-328-4438 kvanfrank@ midsouthdonor.org www.midsouth transplant.org
Van Frank is the Executive Director of Mid-South Transplant Foundation, the federally designated Organ Procurement Organization serving parts of Tennessee, Arkansas & Mississippi. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations including long-range strategic planning to achieve its mission. Van Frank earned a Master’s of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Union
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Medical Director Mid-South Transplant Foundation 8001 Centerview Parkway #302 Cordova, TN 38018 901-328-4438
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Dr. Vera is Medical Director for MidSouth Transplant Foundation. He is Professor Emeritus of Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and recently retired as Assistant Chief of Surgery and General and Hepato-pancreatobiliary Surgeon at the Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Vera was a transplant
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A Snapshot of Who’s Leading Memphis Healthcare Into the Next Decade