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President and Chief Executive Officer
University of Maryland Medical Center, University and Midtown Campuses


Mohan Suntha, MD, MBA, is the president and CEO of the University of Maryland Medical Center and the University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus. From 2012 to 2016, he was president and CEO of the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center, starting when that hospital joined the University of Maryland Medical System.

Dr. Suntha first joined UMMC as a resident in the Department of Radiation Oncology in 1991. He has been a member of the faculty at the University of Maryland School of Medicine since 1995. Based on his clinical and academic accomplishments, he was awarded the Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Professorship in Radiation Oncology in 2008.

He has assumed numerous administrative roles within the Medical System and School of Medicine. He served as the vice chairman and clinical director in the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, and the associate director for clinical affairs in the Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center. In 2009, he was appointed vice president for system program development for the University of Maryland Medical System. In this role, he successfully leveraged the strengths of the University of Maryland School of Medicine faculty to address clinical needs across the Medical System.

Dr. Suntha earned his AB from Brown University in 1986 and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in 1990. He received his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania in 2009.

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Leads UMMC, a two-campus, academic medical center in downtown Baltimore that provides a full range of health care to more than 250,000 patients each year with:

  • 9,000 Employees
  • 1,000-Licensed Acute Care and ICU Beds (combined University campus and Midtown campus)
  • $1.5 Billion Net Revenue

The Medical Center is comprised of:

  • University Hospital
  • University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
  • University of Maryland Children's Hospital