Center for Health & Medical Affairs

Center for Health & Medical Affairs

Daniel B. McLaughlin

Daniel McLaughlin, M.H.A, is the director of the Center for Health and Medical Affairs at the University of St. Thomas. He is active in teaching, research and speaking at the university, with a special emphasis on health care operations and policy.  He is the author of a leading graduate textbook, Healthcare Operations Management.

He helped establish and direct the National Institute of Health Policy at St. Thomas. From 1984 to 1992 he was the administrator and CEO of Hennepin County Medical Center, the level 1 trauma center in Minneapolis.   He served as chair of the National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems and served on President Clinton's task force on health care reform in 1993. He holds degrees in electrical engineering and health care administration from the University of Minnesota.

Phone: (651) 962-4143

Email: dbmclaughlin@stthomas.edu