Dr. Gillian Kernaghan

Dr. Gillian Kernaghan

Dr. Kernaghan was appointed President  & Chief Executive Officer of St. Joseph’s Health Care London in October, 2010. Between 2006 and 2010, she held the position of integrated Vice-President, Medical Education and Medical Affairs for both St. Joseph’s Health Care London and London Health Sciences Centre. Prior to 2006, Dr. Kernaghan held the same role for St. Joseph’s Health Care, London. Between 1993 and 1997, she was Vice-President, Medical Services at Parkwood Hospital. Dr. Kernaghan is an Associate Professor at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University and an Adjunct Professor at the Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing at Western University.

Dr. Kernaghan was the President of the Canadian Society of Physician Executives from 2010-2012. She was the Co-Chair of the Canadian Health Leadership Network (CHLNet) from 2014-2018. She is currently a member of the OHA Board, Chair of Catholic Health Care Association of Ontario and a member of the Premier’s Council on Improving Health Care and Ending Hallway Medicine. Dr. Kernaghan currently services as a member of the Executive Committee and Cabinet of the Foundation.