The UAB School of Health Professions has 19 people, including Dean Harold P. Jones, Ph.D., named to the Birmingham Business Journal’s 2018 Who’s Who in Health Care.

The BBJ article says these leaders “are shaping one of Birmingham’s most important industries in their own way” and “have helped make the Magic City a global leader in health care.”

Those with SHP ties on the list are:

Jason Alexander

President and CEO, Ascension Alabama (St. Vincent’s Health System and Providence Health System); M.S. in Health Administration (MSHA Class 28)

Susan Brouillette

CEO, Alacare Home Health & Hospice; SHP Dean’s Advisory Board ex-officio member

Dawn Bulgarella

CFO, UAB Health System; Executive MSHA

Will Ferniany, Ph.D.

CEO, UAB Health System; MSHA Class 9, PhD Program in Administration-Health Services

Andrew Gnann

President and COO, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s Blount, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair; MSHA Class 38

Keith Granger

Regional president, market CEO, Community Health Systems; B.S. in Radiological Sciences

Rett Grover

President and CEO, UAB Callahan Eye Hospital; MSHA Class 42

Harold P. Jones, Ph.D.

Dean, UAB School of Health Professions

Mike Neuendorf

CEO, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, MSHA Class 38

Kathy Nugent, Ph.D.

Executive director, UAB Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; faculty member, Biotechnology

Anthony Patterson

Senior vice president of inpatient services, UAB Health System; MSHA Class 26, Healthcare Quality and Safety Graduate Certificate

Keith Pennington

CEO, UAB Medical West; Executive MSHA

Bob Phillips

President, Shelby Baptist Medical Center; MSHA Class 31

Patricia Pritchett

Senior vice president of ambulatory services, UAB Health System; Healthcare Quality and Safety Certificate

Mazi Rasulnia

Cofounder and president, Pack Health; Phd Program in Administration-Health Services

Evan Ray

President and COO, St. Vincent’s Birmingham and St. Vincent’s Chilton; MSHA Class 38

Loring Rue, MD

Chief Medical Officer, UAB Health System; Healthcare Quality and Safety Graduate Certificate

Wesley Smith

CEO, Alabama Quality Assurance Foundation; Executive MSHA

Jeff Underwood

President, Lakeshore Foundation (home to UAB / Lakeshore Resarch Collaborative)

Each year the BBJ recognizes the top names in Birmingham health care.