Four Leading Cause of Life Fellows — Jim Cochrane, Jeremy Moseley, Teresa (TC) Cutts and Gary Gunderson — with the “Winnebago” RV in San Diego that will take us across the US South. We love the dog but she’s not real!
San Diego Harbor across from where the American Public Health Association met. By Gary Gunderson If hospital systems are like yacht clubs, public health people would live unnoticed in one of the Winnebago’s across the parking lot (that’s ours on the left)). Why would anyone choose a career so likely to end up in […]
By Gary Gunderson I headed north in order to head west in order to drive east. The day in Hartford with one of the great insurance companies in the land turned out to give me a key to the whole trip. Hartford is not a party town with entire city blocks dense with actuaries thinking […]
By Gary Gunderson One thing clarified Tuesday; we have get out from behind our screens and go talk to some humans. And not in large groups with microphones and PowerPoints. We have to go, see, and listen where the life of the community is trying to break through, and how grown-ups […]
By Gary Gunderson You can learn a lot when talking across someone’s kitchen table. Especially when the table is on wheels moving at 65 miles an hour across Texas. (Maybe you can join us for stretch of highway!) This is why Stakeholder Health and 100 Million Healthier Lives are collaborating to do something preposterous and […]
Gary Gunderson & Dora Barilla Dora Barilla is Group Vice President, Community Health Investment for Providence St. Joseph Health, Senior Fellow for the Institute for Health Policy and Fellowship at Loma Linda University Health. Gary Gunderson is Vice President for FaithHealth at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Secretary of Stakeholder Health and author of […]
By Gary Gunderson You’ve been in those rooms with the rows of chairs and some dude giving a speech you could have watched him give in three variations on YouTube with the same depth you could have gotten from reading the forward to his book. Two jokes. A PowerPoint. Maybe an embedded […]
By Gary Gunderson On Sunday afternoon, November 11, a humble Winnebago will pull away from parking lot of the American Public Health Association meeting in San Diego and head for Loma Linda University—then over to Phoenix, Dallas, Little Rock, the Delta, Memphis, Nashville, Chattanooga, Cherokee, Asheville, Winston-Salem, Raleigh, and finally the Atlantic Ocean. But we […]