Current administrative fellows
Jackie Rollin earned her Master’s in Public Health with a concentration in Leadership Management from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. During her time in graduate school, she worked with the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center to develop a strategy for implementation of a new patient reported outcomes data collection system. In addition to her experiences in graduate school, Jackie comes to Rush with over five years of work experience in research clinical trials administration, first at Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit, Michigan and subsequently at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. Prior to her roles in oncology trial management, Jackie assisted in the conduct of public health research involving computer-delivered interventions for substance use among pregnant and postpartum women in inner-city Detroit.
She received her undergraduate degree from Albion College in English and Psychology with a concentration in Neuroscience. In her free time, Jackie likes to cheer on her hometown Detroit sports teams and relax near the lake..
Danielle Vazquez earned both her Master’s in Business Administration and Master’s in Public Health from the University at Buffalo in New York. During her time in graduate school, Danielle was awarded a healthcare administration fellowship with Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, New York. There she led the clinical operations team in creating a purchasing requisition database for all capital purchases. Danielle then worked within the Strategic Planning Department at Northwell Health where she forecasted growth opportunities of various service lines in the market. As a student she acted as a manager for her schools “Hotspotting Program”, assessing the costliest patients in Buffalo’s healthcare system and providing recommendations for different care models to reduce hospital costs.
In her free time, Danielle is the co-founder of a health curriculum that educates adolescent girls in Ghana, Africa. When she is not working, Danielle enjoys mentoring friends, family, and students on potential business ventures and life advice. She enjoys going to the gym and traveling internationally.
|Name||University||Year of fellowship||Current position||Location|
|Daniel El-Zein||University of Alabama at Birmingham||2018- 2019||Program Manager, Cardiovascular Service Line||Rush University Medical Center|
|Shannon McCarthy||University of Iowa||2018-2019||Project Manager, Cancer Center||Rush University Medical Center|
|Nathan Simon||Medical University of South Carolina||2017-2018||Senior Business Development Consultant, RUMG Administration||Rush University Medical Center|
|Alexander Benjamin||University of Alabama at Birmingham||2017-2018||Project manager, Neurological Sciences||Rush University Medical Center|
|Casey Sparks||University of Kentucky||2016-2017||Manager of Clinical Innovation, Cancer Center||Rush University Medical Center|
|Lauren McCarter||George Washington University||2016-2017||Program Manager III, Taussig Cancer Institute||Cleveland Clinic|
|Akkara Srauy||Temple University||2015-2016||Manager, Planning and Performation, RUMG/Nursing Administration||Rush University Medical Center|
|Brandon Nelson||University of Missouri||2015-2016||Consultant||Berkeley Research Group, LLC|
|Meredith Neff||University of Michigan||2014-2015||Project Manager, Project Management Office||Rush University Medical Center|
|Spenser Troiano||University of Washington||2014-2015||Director, Strategy and Business Development||Swedish Medical Center|
|Christopher Nolan||New York University||2013-2014||System Manager, Community Health and Benefit||Rush University Medical Center|
|Kara Stubbins||The Ohio State University||2013-2014||Clinical Section Administrator, Department of Surgery||University of Chicago|
|Elizabeth Wurth||University of Michigan||2012-2013||Clinical and business administrator, Department of Pediatrics||University of Colorado|
|Stephen McMillen||John's Hopkins University||2012-2013||Manager||ECG Management Consultants|
|Arthi Susai||University of Michigan||2011-2012||Administrative Director, Medical College Physicians, Office of the CMO||Medical College of Wisconsin|
|Geoff Zar||University of South Carolina||2011-2012||Regional director of operations||DaVita Kidney Care|
|Nicole Buikema||University of Michigan||2010-2011||Director, Physician Experience||Northwestern Medical Group|
|Katherine Brennan||Medical University of South Carolina||2010-2011||Sr. Advisory, Business Development and Joint Ventures||OhioHealth|
|Carolyn Miller||University of Iowa||2009-2010||Assistant vice president, Heart and Vascular Institute||Indiana University Health Physicians|
|Robert Silverstein||Medical University of South Carolina||2009-2010||Senior Director, Central Processing and High-Level Disinfection/Sterilization||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia|
|Kristy Anwuri||Yale University||2008-2009||Managing consultant, Workplace Planning||Berkeley Research Group LLC|
|Braden Mantei||University of Michigan||2008-2009||Department administrator, Neurosurgery||University of South Florida|
|Gauri Brown||Yale University||2007-2008||Director of Operations, Envision Physician Services||Envision Physician Services|
|Nisha Lulla||Johns Hopkins University||2007-2008||Vice President, Office of the President||Blue Cross Blue Shield Association|