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Robert Cunninghame Davidge, American Hospital administrator. Grantee Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1974.


Davidge,, Robert Cunninghame was born on January 1, 1942 in Schenectady. Son of Robert Cunninghame and Jean (Humphrey) Davidge.


Bachelor of Science, Florida State University, 1965. Master of Business Administration, University Florida, 1967.


Assistant administrator Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, 1967-1969. Administrator Cathedral Health and Rehabilitation Center, Jacksonville, Florida, 1969-1973. Executive vice president Tallahassee Memorial Regional Medical Center, 1973-1979.

President, Chief Executive Officer Our Lady of Lake Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge, since 1979. Member Florida Board Examiners Nursing Home Administrators, 1970-1975. Board directors Big Bend Medical Education Foundation, 1974-1979, Neighborhood Health Center, Inc., Tallahassee, 1974-1979, Big Bend Health Plan, 1974-1979, Easter Seals N. Florida, 1971-1973.

Member White House Health and Mental Health Task Force, 1971, Florida Conference Aging, 1971. Member development board Florida State Bank, 1973-1979. Board directors Jacksonville Art Museum, 1972-1973, Safety Council Greater Baton Rouge, 1981.


Chairman Southeast Hospital Conference, 1985-1986. Volunteer board directors Baton Rouge, Inc., since 1987. Board directors Station WRKF public radio, since 1987, advisory board Louisiana State University Graduate School Social Work.

Board directors Louisiana Senior Olympics, since 1990, chairman Greater Baton Rouge United Way, 1992, board directors Louisiana Association of business and industry, 1992, Greater Baton Rouge Healthcare Alliance, 1992, Louisiana Pan American Commission, since 1990, chairman medical committee With United States Air Force, 1959-1963. Fellow American College Healthcare Executives (regent for Louisiana 1984-1990). Member American Hospital Association (section on aging and long-term care services 1987-1990), Louisiana Hospital Association (secretary-treasurer 1982-1983, chairman 1983-1984), Southeastern Hospital Conference (chairman 1985-1986), Reserve Officers Association, Society Air Force Reserve Medical Service Corps Officers (president 1989-1990), Beta Gamma Sigma.

Clubs: Rotary (past director Tallahassee, board directors Baton Rouge club 1988-1991), Knights of Columbus.


Married Margie Ann Green, May 20, 1961. Children: Robert Cunninghame, III, Donna Marie, Christopher Hayne, Michael Rayburn.