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Robert F. Burgin

Robert F. Burgin, American medical center administrator. Vice chairman Asheville Area Red Cross, 1984; trustee North Carolina Hospital Association, 1985, Sun Alliance, 1985; member United Way Asheville, 1985; Member of American College Hospital Administrs.

Background

  • Burgin, Robert F. was born on October 18, 1940 in Orlando, Florida, United States. Son of Robert H. and Helen Elizabeth (Fowler) Burgin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History and Economics, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1962. Master of Health Administration, University Michigan, 1964.

    Career

    • Resident Brooklyn Hospital, 1963—1964. Director patient care administration Evanston Hospital, Illinois, 1967—1970. Chief operations Eugene Talmadge Memorial Hospital, Augusta, Georgia, 1970—1975.

      Chief operating officer North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1975—1981. President Memorial Mission Medical Center, Asheville, North Carolina, since 1981.

    Politics

    The use of force may be supported in extreme situations and when the need to do so is beyond reasonable doubt.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.

    Membership

    Vice chairman Asheville Area Red Cross, 1984. Trustee North Carolina Hospital Association, 1985, Sun Alliance, 1985. Member United Way Asheville, 1985.

    Member of American College Hospital Administrs.

    Connections

    • Married Glenda Sutton Burgin, April 8, 1967. Children: Carrie, Andrew.
    • father: Robert H. Burgin
    • mother: Helen Elizabeth (Fowler) Burgin
    • spouse: Glenda Sutton Burgin
    • children: Carrie Burgin
    • Andrew Burgin
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    Born October 18, 1940
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