Health System Leadership

Health System Administration

Daniel K. Podolsky, M.D.
President
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Mack Mitchell, M.D.
Interim Executive Vice President for Health System Affairs, Vice President for Medical Affairs
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

William C. Daniel, M.D.
Vice President and Chief Quality Officer

John Douglas Rutherford, M.D.
Vice President for Clinical Operations
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Samantha Denton, J.D.
Associate Vice President for Pediatric and Adolescent Programs

Carlos Girod, M.D.
Associate Vice President for Parkland Health & Hospital System Affairs
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Suresh Gunasekaran, M.B.A.
Associate Vice President for Health System Operations

Susan Hernandez, R.N., M.B.A.
Associate Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive

Danny Irland
Associate Vice President for Health Systems Contracting and Chief Operating Officer UT Southwestern Accountable Care Organization

Chris Madden, M.D.
Associate Vice President and Clinical Executive Director for Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute
Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

Jorge Marrero, M.D.
Associate Vice President and Clinical Transformation Officer
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

University Hospitals Administration

John Warner, M.D., M.B.A.
Vice President, CEO University Hospitals
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine – Cardiology

Ambulatory Care Administration

Stan Taylor, M.D.
Associate Vice President for Ambulatory Space Planning

Seth Toomay, M.D. 
Associate Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Ambulatory Care
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology

Clinical Department Chairs

H. Hunt Batjer, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery

Kathleen Bell, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Steven L. Bloom, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Hak Choy, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

Deborah B. Diercks, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Mark P. Goldberg, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

Michael E. Jessen, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

David H. Johnson, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine

Jeffrey Kenkel, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Plastic Surgery

James S. Malter, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology

Bradley F. Marple, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

James P. McCulley, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology

Julio Perez Fontan, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Robert Rege, M.D.
Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Surgery

Claus G. Roehrborn, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Urology

Neil M. Rofsky, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Radiology

F. David Schneider, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine

Carol A. Tamminga, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry

Charles W. Whitten, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management

Dane Wukich, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Kim B. Yancey, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology