Life Sciences

JOHN COURIS

PRESIDENT & CEO, TAMPA GENERAL HOSPITAL, TAMPA

Tampa General is a 1007-bed non-profit academic medical center. It boasts of being the nation’s busiest adult solid organ transplant center and the region’s only center for Level l trauma and comprehensive burn care. TGH is the primary teaching hospital for the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. With more than 8,000 employees, TGH is one of the region’s largest employers. Couris joined TGH as the president and CEO in 2017.

EDUCATION Boston University (BA), Lesley University (MA)
SOMETHING SURPRISING I am a fan of the music of the Grateful Dead and reggae music.
FLORIDA ISSUE For Florida to be as competitive and successful as possible both nationally and globally, the disparate regions of the state need to come together to collaborate more effectively on balancing conservation and sustainability with the need for growth in industry and commerce.

Steven Achinger

Watson Clinic

Eduardo Alfonso

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Michael Aubin

Wolfson Children's Hospital

Jason Barrett

Flagler Health+

John Couris

Tampa General Hospital

Michael Crosby

Mote Marine Laboratory

Mark Faulkner

Baptist Health Care

Aurelio Fernandez III

Memorial Healthcare System

David Fitzpatrick

Max Planck Florida

Tommy Inzina

BayCare Health System

Brian Keeley

Baptist Health South Florida

BRETT MCCLUNG

BAPTIST HEALTH OF NORTHEAST FLORIDA

GINA MELBY

JFK MEDICAL CENTER

Glenn Morris

UF Emerging Pathogens Institute

David Nelson

University of Florida

Mark O’Bryant

Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare

Dror Paley

Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute

Terry Shaw

ADVENTHEALTH

David Strong

Orlando Health

DARYL TOL

ADVENTHEALTH/CENTRAL FLORIDA

Douglas VanOort

NeoGenomics

David Verinder

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System

Scott Verner

Trividia Health