NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Leading Women 2018: Beverly Glaze-Johnson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Beverly Glaze Johnson Beverly Glaze-Johnson has served in a number of positions over the course of her career, to include Program Director, Medical Social Work, Admission/Discharge planning, Administrative Program Coordinator, Grants Manager and Medical Case Manager. Beverly previously worked in youth services, as a Family Preservation Specialist, focusing primarily on youth at risk of out of home placement. Beverly’s Social Work experience has spanned over 30 years affording her some very unique and fulfilling opportunities leading to positively impact the lives of others in some of the most amazing areas of the field of Social Services but particularly fulfilling her passion to work with marginalized communities. [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Leading Women 2018: Dr. Kelly L. Moore

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Dr. Kelly L Moore Kelly L. Moore, MD, MPH, has directed the Tennessee Immunization Program (TIP) in the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) for 13 years. She also holds an appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Health Policy with the Vanderbilt School of Medicine. Before her current role, Dr. Moore served as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and as a CDC Preventive Medicine Resident assigned to TDH. A native of Huntsville, Alabama, she earned her medical degree from the Vanderbilt School of Medicine (2000), a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of [...]

WilliamsonBusiness.Com 100 Leading Women 2018: Dr. Shannon M. Zingle

Click Here To Listen Williamson Business 100 Leading Women Dr Shannon Zingle Dr. Shannon M. Zingle, owner and optometrist of Shannon Eye Care, dreamed of becoming a doctor from a very young age and recognized this calling at age 8 years old. Today, as an entrepreneur, her very dream has become reality since becoming an eye doctor and opening her private practice-Shannon Eye Care- in historic Downtown Franklin. Dr. Zingle up in Northville, Michigan where she graduated first in her high school class of nearly 500 students. She continued her education at the renowned University of Michigan and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in biological anthropology and zoology, ranked #1 in the nation for [...]

WilliamsonBusiness.Com 100 Leading Women 2018: Sharon Stewart

Click Here To Listen Williamson Business 100 Leading Women Sharon Stewart With more than 30 years of experience in Healthcare IT, Sharon helps hospitals make thoughtful, effective investments in information systems, people, processes, and technology. She empowers clients to deliver high-quality, affordable patient care through the use and optimization of information systems, including the implementation of Epic Community Connect systems. Believing that people, not systems, make hospitals work, Sharon takes a human-centered approach to IT system selection and implementation projects. Her strong track record in a variety of settings—including not-for-profit, for-profit, and managed care organizations—is evidence of her deep knowledge of industry trends, systems, and best practices. Sharon has led numerous ICD-10 assessments, implementation plans, [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Leading Women: Sharon Reynolds

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Sharon Reynolds Founded on a dream and a mission, DevMar Products, LLC embodies environmental initiatives that will help sustain our planet for generations to come. In 2007, Sharon W. Reynolds, President/CEO launched the company with an idea to distribute environmentally-friendly products, including green cleaning solutions and office products. Her quest is to provide the highest level of knowledge, expertise, discretion, and integrity in the development of business opportunities for the company and environment. Moreover, she educates clients and suppliers on topics surrounding healthy workplace initiatives. In December 2013, DevMar Products became the sole provider of janitorial supplies and for Core Civic (CC) servicing over 65 facilities [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Dr. Alicia A. Hall

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading African Americans Dr Alicia A Hall Dr. Alicia A. Hall is a Board Certified Family Physician and a medical entrepreneur. She serves as President and CEO of her own medical corporation, Alicia A. Hall, MD, Incorporated, encompassing the medical practices of Advanced Care Centers which serve the Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana regions. With a strong emphasis on prevention and wellness, she provides primary health care for the total family and pioneers non-invasive, office-based proctology treatment. As an accomplished physician, Dr. Hall has been featured several times in America's Top Family Doctor magazine. Dr. Hall believes in giving back to the community with her time and resources. Her [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Dr. George C. Hill, Ph.D.

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading African Americans Dr George C Hill Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Past Vice Chancellor, Vanderbilt University In his last four decades in academia, George C. Hill, Ph.D. devoted his career to encouraging diversity, inclusion and equity in the biomedical workforce and beyond. For these efforts he received the Herbert Nickens Award from the American Association of Medical Colleges in November 2017 which is given annually to an individual who has made outstanding contributions nationally to promoting justice in medical care. His career efforts made a demonstrable different at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Meharry Medical College from where he was recruited to serve as Vanderbilt’s first associate dean [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Patrick H. Johnson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading African Americans Patrick H Johnson Patrick H. Johnson is a healthcare executive with over 20 years of business development experience. In his current role as Senior Vice President for Institutional Advancement for Meharry Medical College, Patrick is focused on advancing the President’s strategic vision by strengthening transformative relationships with large organizations, major corporation foundations and government entities. In addition to leading his staff of approximately 22 employees, Patrick is also responsible for initiatives supporting clinical programs, training experiences and community engagement opportunities through affiliations with a range of nonprofit, private and government healthcare organizations. Patrick is notably adept at guiding the leadership across the college’s three main [...]

Dr. Joel Fuhrman, Author Of Fast Food Genocide: How Processed Food is Killing Us and What We Can Do About It Chats On Dr. Alvin

Click Here To Listen Joel Fuhrman-Fast Food Genocide From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Eat to Live and The End of Diabetes, an unflinching, provocative exploration of how our food is killing us and the ways in which we are unwitting participants in an unprecedented and exploding health crisis. Fast food is far more than just the burgers, fries, and burritos served at chain restaurants; it is also the toxic, human-engineered products found in every grocery store across America. These include: cold breakfast cereals; commercial and preserved (deli) meats and cheeses; sandwich breads and buns; chips, pretzels, and crackers; fried foods; energy bars; and soft drinks. Fast foods have become the primary [...]

Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo, Author Of Counting Backwards: A Doctor’s Notes on Anesthesia Chats On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Henry Jay Przybylo A moving exploration of the most common but most mysterious procedure in medicine. For many of the 40 million Americans who undergo anesthesia each year, it is the source of great fear and fascination. From the famous first demonstration of anesthesia in the Ether Dome at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1846 to today’s routine procedure that controls anxiety, memory formation, pain relief, and more, anesthesia has come a long way. But it remains one of the most extraordinary, unexplored corners of the medical world. In Counting Backwards, Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo―a pediatric anesthesiologist with more than thirty years of experience―delivers an unforgettable account of the procedure’s daily dramas [...]