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Fred Silverman, American hospital executive.


Silverman, Fred was born on May 31, 1935 in New York City. Son of Joseph and Bella (Brenman) Silverman.


Bachelor of Business Administration in Industrial Engineering, City College of New York, 1958. Postgraduate, New York University School Business Administration, 1968.


Manager central supply department Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, New York, 1958-1962, assistant administrator for method and procedures, 1962-1963, assistant administrator, 1963-1968, deputy director, 1972-1977. Administrator Hospital of Albert Einstein College Medicine, 1969-1972. President Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, 1977-1987, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Housing corporation, 1985-1987, Bronx-Lebanon New Directions Fund, Inc., 1984-1987, Nutri-Health, Inc.

Assistant professor hospital administration City College of New York, 1970-1987. Associate clinical professor New York University School Public Administration. Director FOJP Service Corporation (malpractice insurance company), 1977-1983.

Member Insurance Professional Advisory Committee. Member health committee Task Force on New York Crisis, 1978-1983. Chairman Coalition of Distressed Hospitals, New York City, 1985-1987.


Member Bronx Borough President's Economic Development Committee, 1980. Member New York City Community Board 3, 1981-1983. Chairman board Stratton Mountain (Vermont) Village, 1986-1987.

Served with Medical Corps United States Army, 1958. Member American College Hospital Administrators, American Hospital Association, American Public Health Association, Greater New York Hospital Association (board governors), Hospital Association New York State (committee government relations, co-chairman regional political action committee), Public Health Association New York City, Bronx Chamber of Commerce (health and hospital committee 1977-1987 ).


Married Lois Leichtman, December 3, 1972. Children: Mark, Gail, Karyn, Jeffrey.