We are excited to invite the Executive Director and CEO of Authority Health, Chris Allen, FACHE, to speak about his experience in population health and health policy. He is an alum of UM-SPH's Health Management and Policy program and is passionate about incorporating population health into the clinical atmosphere, and increasing community health centers in SE Detroit.
Location: School of Public Health, Building I Room 1655
Food will be provided.
Full bio below:
Chris Allen, the first President & CEO of Authority Health, has health care and hospital administration expertise that spans more than 35 years. Mr. Allen pioneered the award-winning Family Road Program, providing prenatal and health education services to more than 184,000 young mothers throughout the City of Detroit. Prior to this, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of Hutzel Hospital (1991 to 1995), and was the Corporate Vice Officer for Management Services at the Detroit Medical Center (1989 to 1991). Mr. Allen is a Fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives and, beginning in January 2017 will be the Chairman of the Bon Secours Health System, Inc. Board. He is past Chairman of the Catholic Medical Mission Board, and has held positions on numerous local, regional, and national boards such as the Senior Vice Chair of the American Red Cross in Washington D.C., Catholic Health Association, National Arthritis Foundation, and others.