UVA Health represents a network of facilities supporting patient care, research and education. The leadership of this network consists of the following individuals. You can also view UVA Children's leadership.


UVA president James Ryan

James E. Ryan

President, University of Virginia



Dr. K. Craig Kent evp health affairs at UVA

K. Craig Kent, MD

Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, University of Virginia



Chris Ghaemmaghami, MD

Chris A. Ghaemmaghami, MD

Interim Chief Executive Officer, UVA Medical Center



David Wilkes, MD

David S. Wilkes, MD

Dean, UVA School of Medicine



Pamela Cipriano, RN and interim dean

Pamela F. Cipriano, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

Interim Dean, UVA School of Nursing



Corey Feist, Chief Executive Officer, UPG

Corey Feist, MBA 

Chief Executive Officer, UVA Physicians Group



Bobby Chhabra, MD

Bobby Chhabra, MD

President, UVA Physicians Group



UVA Health System Leadership Gretchen Arnold

Gretchen N. Arnold, MLS

Associate Dean and Director, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library



Additional leadership, in alphabetical order:

Sally N. Barber

Special Advisor to the Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Director, State and Federal Government Relations

Randolph Canterbury, MD

Senior Associate Dean for Education, School of Medicine

Josh Christian

Co-Chief HR Officer, UVA Human Resources Business Partner

Patricia "Trish" L. Cluff

Chief, Strategic Relations and Marketing

Mary Dixon, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Chief Nursing Officer

Thea Grover-Patrick

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Tracey Hoke, MD, MSc

Chief, Quality and Performance Improvement, Senior Associate Chief Medical Officer for Quality

Amy Karr, PhD

Interim Executive Director, UVA Health Foundation

Jeffrey W. Keller

Chief Innovation Officer, UVA Health

Susan Kirk, MD

Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education, Designated Institutional Officer

Douglas E. Lischke, CPA, MBA, CITP, CHFP

Chief Financial Officer, UVA Health

Michael Marquardt

Chief Financial Officer, Hospital and Clinics Operations

G. Paul Matherne, MD

Interim Chief Medical Officer, UVA Health

Chip Murray

Acting Chief of Staff, Office of the Executive Vice President for Health Affairs

Robin Parkin

Interim Chief Information and Technology Officer

Katherine Peck, MBA

Chief Operating Officer, School of Medicine

Susan M. Pollart, MD, MS

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development, School of Medicine

Robert D. Powers, MD

Interim Chief, UVA Transitional Care Hospital, Community Hospitals and Post-Acute Division

Jody K. Reyes, MSBA, BSN, OCN

Chief, Service Lines

Art Saavedra, MD, PhD

Chief for Ambulatory Strategy

Amy Salerno, MD, MHS 

Director, Community Health and Well-Being

Margaret "Peggy" Shupnik, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Research, School of Medicine

Regina Verde

Chief Corporate Compliance and Privacy Officer  

Scott Syverud, MD

President, Clinical Staff


Chief Operating Officer for Hospital and Clinics Operations, vacant