Michael J. Fosina, MPH, FACHE, is president of NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville, N.Y. and Senior VP at NewYork-Presbyterian. He has served in his current role since 2015.
Mr. Fosina has spent over 25 years at NewYork-Presbyterian as a member of the senior leadership team in a variety of capacities. Before coming to Lawrence, he served as senior vice president and COO of NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital from 2013 to 2015; vice president of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and executive director of Allen Hospital from 2000 to 2013; and director of integration and accreditation from 1998 to March 2000 for the newly merged New York-Presbyterian Hospital. From 1990 to 1998, he served at the former New York Hospital—Cornell Medical Center in New York in roles of increasing scope and responsibility. From 1985 to 1990, he worked at the former Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York.
Mr. Fosina is active on several boards of professional and community organizations, nursing homes and senior centers. He was instrumental in helping create both a Division of Geriatric Medicine and Aging and a Division of Podiatry at Columbia University Medical Center and NYP. He is the Chair-elect of the Board of Governors of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), an international professional society of 48,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. He is Board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.
He is also an advisory board member for the University of Delaware, College of Health Sciences; a member of the board of trustees for Silvercrest Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation; a board member for the Council of Senior Centers and services (LiveOn NY); Westchester County Association; and the Business Council of Westchester. He also remains active as a Fellow in the New York Academy of Medicine and is a former Health and Aging Policy Fellow and a Congressional Fellow.
Mr. Fosina received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Delaware and a master’s degree in public health from Columbia University School of Public Health.