June 2006

Board Chair in Louisville Named Trustee of the Year

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Julian “Pinky” Shapero, chair of the Board of Trustees for Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare, Louisville, Ky., has been named 2006 Trustee of the Year for large hospitals by Modern Healthcare magazine. Prior to the merger of Jewish Hospital HealthCare Services (JHHS) and CARITAS Health Services in November 2005, Shapero served on the JHHS board for more than 37 years. He became JHHS board chair in 2003. “Pinky is an exceptionally capable person whose many contributions to our organization continue to enrich and support us,” said Robert Shircliff, president and chief executive officer of Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare.