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William Howard Considine

William Howard Considine, American health care administrator. Named Executive of Year, Sales and Marketing Association, 1994; named to Hall of Fame, Lone Star Fraternity, 1996; recipient Appreciation award, Ohio State University Alumni in Health Services Administration, 1975, Outstanding Hoban Alumni award, 1992, Crystal Cross award, American Lung Association, 1994; Research grant, Kellogg Foundation, 1971.


  • Considine, William Howard was born on July 7, 1947 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Son of G. Howard and Gene Marie (Nelson) Considine.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Akron University, 1969. Master of Science, Ohio State University, 1971. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), University Akron, 1996.


    • Program consultant United States Public Health Service, Bethesda, Maryland, 1971—1973. With patient care management North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1973—1975, with general services, 1975—1976, director ambulatory care, 1977—1979. President Children's Hospital, Akron, Ohio, since 1979, consultant search committee, National Medical Center, Washington, 1982, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Ambulatory Care Dental Program, 1978—1979.

      Board directors Child Health Corp America, Children's Hospitals Executive Council, Children's Miracle Network Telethon. Chairman Akron Health Coordinator Council, 1978—1979, Education Partnership. Member Equal Employment Opportunity Committee National Institutes of Health, 1972—1973.

      Lieutenant United States Public Health Service, 1971-1973.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Fellow: American College Hospital Administrators. Member: Chapel Hill Chamber of Commerce, North Hospital Association, Ohio State University Alumni Association (Distinguished Alumni award 1984), Ohio Hospital Association, Association University Programs Health Administration, Children's Hospital Executive Council, National Association Children's Hospitals and Related Institutes, Association American Medical Colleges, American Hospital Association, Portage Country Club, Firestone Country Club.


    • Married Rebecca Diane Krenrick Considine, October 14, 1972. Children: Michael, Cathryn, Matthew.
    • father: G. Howard Considine
    • mother: Gene Marie (Nelson) Considine
    • spouse: Rebecca Diane Krenrick Considine
    • children: Michael Considine
    • Cathryn Considine
    • Matthew Considine
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    Born July 7, 1947
    (age 70)