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Michelle Rowe, RN, BHCA

Vice President, Operations, HCA Healthcare Research Institute

Michelle Rowe serves as the vice president of operations for HCA Healthcare Research Institute. In her role, she is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of all clinical research operations within the HCA Healthcare network across 22 sites, including cardiovascular, neuroscience, orthopedics, infectious disease, women’s and children’s and behavior health areas.

Rowe joined Sarah Cannon/HCA Healthcare in 2018 as the corporate senior director of american group navigation and later served as the assistant vice president of clinical operations in which she led more than 250 colleagues across 15 divisions for the navigation and oncology data and accreditation programs. Michelle has more than 17 years of experience in service line strategy, hospital operations and programmatic development. Prior to joining Sarah Cannon, she previously led the regional oncology service line for Mercy Health, the largest non-for-profit, Catholic healthcare organization in Ohio. Rowe is an experienced nursing leader who holds her bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration.