Rutgers Health Leadership

The Rutgers Health Group Board of Trustees serves in the role of governance over Rutgers Health. The individuals that are board members represent the finest health care professionals from the medical and health professions schools, institutes, and physician practices that are part of Rutgers University, one of the top research institutions in the U.S.

  • Andy Anderson, MD, MBA, CEO, RWJBarnabas/Rutgers Medical Group
  • Adrian Balica, MD, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, RWJMS
  • Joseph Benevenia, MD, Chair, Department of Orthopaedics, NJMS
  • Kathleen F. Bramwell, MBA, Senior Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration, RBHS
  • Vicki Craig, MD, Chief Medical Officer for Quality, Safety and Service, RWJMS/NJMS and Senior Associate Dean for Safety, Quality, and Clinical Affairs, RWJMS
  • Lisa Dever, MD, Department of Medicine, NJMS
  • John Doll, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, RWJBH
  • Jean Anderson Eloy, MD, Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology, NJMS; President, UPA
  • Cecile A. Feldman, DMD, Dean, RSDM
  • Patricia Findley, DrPH, SSW
  • Frank A. Ghinassi, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, UBHC
  • Frank Goldstein, MBA, Interim Chief Operating Officer Southern Region, RWJBarnabas/Rutgers Medical Group
  • J. Michael Gower, Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration and University Treasurer, Rutgers University
  • Vicente H. Gracias, MD, Senior Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs, RBHS; President, RHG; and Chief Academic Officer, RWJBH
  • Cathryn Heath, MD, Department of Family Medicine, RWJMS
  • Thomas Hecker, PhD, Executive Vice Dean, RWJMS
  • William L. Holzemer, PhD, Dean, RSON
  • Robert L. Johnson, MD, Dean, NJMS (RWJMS - Interim Dean)
  • Marc Klapholz, MD, Chair, Department of Medicine, NJMS
  • Barbara A. Lee, PhD, JD, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Rutgers University
  • Chen Liu, MD, Chair, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, RWJMS and NJMS
  • James Maher, MD, Department of Medicine, NJMS
  • Steven M. Morgano, DMD, Chair, Department of Restorative Dentistry, RSDM
  • Anil Nanda, MD, Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery, RWJMS/NJMS
  • Lewis Nelson, MD, Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, NJMS
  • Susan W. Salmond, EdD, Executive Vice Dean, RSON
  • Justin T. Sambol, MD, Chief Medical Officer for Clinical Practice Operations, RWJMS/NJMS and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, NJMS
  • Alfred Tallia, MD, Chair, Department of Family Medicine, RWJMS
  • Susan VonNessen-Scanlin, MSN, CPNP, MBA, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, RSON
  • Ryan White, PA-C, Physician Assistant Program, SHP
  • Fredric Wondisford, MD, Chair, Department of Medicine, RWJMS
  • Vincent B. Ziccardi, DDS, MD, Chair, Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, RSDM

In the above image are Brian L. Strom, MD, MPH, Chancellor of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) and Executive Vice President for Health Affairs at Rutgers University (left), with Vicente Gracias, MD, Senior Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs, RBHS; Rutgers Health Group President and CEO; and Chief Academic Officer, RWJBH