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Brian Eugene Gooch

Brian Eugene Gooch, American Health care executive, policy analyst, consultant. Decorated Purple Heart and four Air medals. With United States Navy, 1965-1967, commander United States Public Health Service, 1972-1991. Fellow American College Health Care Executives; member Association Health Care Adminstrs. (president 1989), American Society Association Executives, Health Administration Alumni Assn.Med. College Virginia (president 1991).

Background

  • Gooch, Brian Eugene was born on March 18, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frederic Peary Gooch and Nell (Stringer) Gooch Gruner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Southern Alabama, 1970. Master of Science, University Utah, 1977. Master of Health Administration, Medical College Virginia, 1982.

    Career

    • Instructor science, McGill/Toolin High School, Mobile, Alabama, 1970-1972;investigator regional operations, United States Food and Drug Administration, Atlanta, 1972-1975;planning and evaluation officer, United States Food and Drug Administration, Washington, 1975-1977;assistant administrator, United States Public Health Service Hospital, Norfolk, Virginia, 1977-1980;Chief Executive Officer, construction manager, Inscription House Health Center, Navajo Indian Reservation, Kayenta, Arizona, 1982-1983;chief Quality Assurance Branch Office Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Office Health Superior vena cava syndrome, United States Coast Guard, Washington, 1983-1988;senior health policy analyst, chief policy branch, United States Public Health Service, Rockville, Maryland., 1988-1991;director Region 7, American Hospital Association, Dallas, 1991-1993;field representative, Joint Commision on Accreditation of Healthcare Orgns., since 1994. Instructor Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, 1983. Treasurer, board directors Kayenta Community Health Center, 1982-1983.

    Membership

    With United States Navy, 1965-1967, Commander United States Public Health Service, 1972-1991. Fellow American College Health Care Executives. Member Association Health Care Administrators (president 1989), American Society Association Executives, Health Administration Alumni Association Medical College Virginia (president 1991).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: sailing, golf, running.

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Ann Becker Durkowski, January 31, 1979.
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    Born March 18, 1945
    (age 72)