Larry Goldberg is president of Banner – University Medicine, a division of non-profit Banner Health. In partnership with the University of Arizona, Mr. Goldberg oversees Banner Health’s three academic medical centers in Tucson and Phoenix as well as the Banner – University Medical Group practice plan composed of the faculty physicians of the UA Colleges of Medicine. His role is to ensure operational efficiency and clinical excellence in the Banner – University Medical Centers and clinics while furthering support for research and education at the UA Colleges of Medicine in Tucson and Phoenix.
Mr. Goldberg’s extensive health-care career has focused on academic medical centers in some of the nation’s most competitive markets. He most recently served as regional president and CEO of Trinity Health’s Illinois region, which includes the Loyola University Health System and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center in Chicago.
Prior to joining Loyola in 2011, Mr. Goldberg served as chief executive officer of Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville. Earlier in his career, he was vice president of hospital operations at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago and a health-care consultant with Ernst & Young in New York City.
Mr. Goldberg received a master's degree in health administration from Duke University and a bachelor's degree in health policy and administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
He is active in numerous organizations, including the American Heart Association and the American Cancer Society.