Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) Business Leader Faculty® are leaders in their fields. In addition to teaching graduate business courses and Corporate Learning Solutions programs, they are invited to present at prestigious conferences by their peers. This week, Business Leader Faculty® member Leslie Wainwright, Ph.D., will present in the 2016 Annual Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) Conference on Advancing New Healthcare Business Models: Accelerating Innovation.
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) is committed to its alumni network of diverse and extraordinary professionals. For the LFGSM Alumni Spotlight, we had the pleasure of interviewing Josefina Guillen, a healthcare and operations Project Manager who has worked at such companies as Abbott, Pfizer, Hospira, Siemens, and Procter & Gamble.
Josefina received her MBA from LFGSM in 2015 with a focus in Operations, Lean Management, and Healthcare, and holds a Master’s degree in Quality Management and a BS in Chemical Engineering. Josefina discussed her time at LFGSM, the invaluable skills she learned, and how she’s applied those skills to her career.
Greg Caronis, an Orthopedic Surgeon and Owner of Greenleaf Orthopedic Associates, Physician at Lindenhurst Surgical Center, and Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery at Advocate Condell Medical Center, was one of five recipients of Lake Forest Graduate School of Management’s President’s Scholars Program Scholarship. President’s Scholars are individuals who demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities, achieve measurable results and exhibit high growth potential. They join a tight-knit community of highly motivated professionals and dedicated Business Leader Faculty® mentors.
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management (LFGSM) sat down with Greg to talk about why every doctor should have a good understanding of business, and how Lake Forest’s practical approach to learning has made a difference in his medical practice.