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Griffin Hospital Leadership

Hospital Leadership


Patrick Charmel / President & CEO
Alex Balko / Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Frederick Browne, MD / Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs
Todd Liu / Vice President, Accountable Care and General Counsel

Adam Dworkin / Vice President, Operations, Integrated Medical Group
Kimberlee Richard / Vice President, Patient Care Services




Department Leadership

Ann Anderson / Director, Data Management
Maria Brazee / Director, Medical Records
Joseph Burnett / Director, Safety, Security, and Emergency Preparedness
Beth P. Comerford / Director, Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center
Christine S. Cooper / Assistant Vice President, Diagnostic Services
Myra Odenwaelder/ Assistant Vice President, Therapeutic Services
Thomas Russo / Interim Director, Facilities
Nancy Corvigno / Director, Rehabilitation Services
Susan Cutillo / Director, Psychiatric Services
Richard Daigle / Chief Information Officer, Information Services
Patricia A. Degennaro / Director, Special Procedures Care
Roy Weeks / Director, Environmental Services
Ellen M. Demagistris / Director, Case Management
Michael T. Desjardins / Manager, Employee Wellness
Giuliana Pullaro /Practice Director, Griffin Faculty Physicians, Primary Care
Kelly Egan / Inpatient Services Administrator
Margaret Fischer / Clinical Director, The Childbirth Center at Griffin Hospital
Breanna Heuiser / Clinical Director, Emergency Services
Janet Hall / Executive Director, Griffin Hospital Development Fund
Debora Hennessy / Director, Griffin Faculty Physicians, Operations
Lisa Jaser / Director, Pharmacy
Eric Jeuland / Director, Spiritual Care & Clinical Pastoral Education
Donna Kay / Director, Laboratory Services
Garrie Krueger / Manager, Occupational Medicine
Richard Le Pera / Manager, Cardiac Rehabilitation
Peter Forcelli / Director, Respiratory Services
William MacIntyre / Director, Budgets and Reimbursement
Holly Major / Director, Patient Safety and Care Improvement
Nancy Marini / Deputy General Counsel
Richard Inzero / Director, Purchasing
Sharon Michaud / Director, Clinic Informatics, Information Services
Matt Milardo / Director, Revenue Cycle
Stephen Mordecai / Director, Human Resources
David Murcko / Director, Finance
Robert O’Mara / Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Monica Oris / Director, Population Health
Kristi B. Popescu / Director, Radiology, Cardiology & Neurology Services
Remo Santilli / Director, Culinary Services
Lauren Sheridan / Director, Griffin Faculty Physicians, Specialty Practices
Maureen Smith / Director, Clinical Informatics
Kim Viadero / Surgical Services Administrator
Lara Yahav / Director, Griffin Faculty Physicians, Surgical Practices
Chuck York / Clinical Director, 2 North A&B
 / Director, The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital
 / Director, Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers
 / Director, Inpatient Psychiatry
 / Director, Planetree Programs and Services