The University of Virginia Medical Center has selected William Fulkerson, who has more than 15 years of leadership experience at academic medical centers, as its next Chief Operating Officer, beginning August 1.
Fulkerson comes to UVA from Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he now serves as associate operating officer for Vanderbilt University Hospital & Clinics. In this position, he oversees labs, radiology, inpatient physical therapy and occupational therapy, environmental services and nutrition services. He has also served as administrator for oncology services at Duke University and as administrator for emergency medicine at Vanderbilt.
He has received his Master of Business Administration from Duke University and his Master of Operations Research from North Carolina State University, as well as his Bachelor of Science from Saint Boneventure University.
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