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Pamela Sutton-Wallace, MPH

Group Senior Vice President/COO

NYP/Weill Cornell Division, NewYork Presbyterian

Pamela Sutton-Wallace is an accomplished healthcare executive with more than 25 years of experience in various sectors of the healthcare industry, most notably in academic medical centers. Currently, she serves as group senior vice president/COO at New York-Presbyterian for the Weill Cornell Division. In this role, she provides strategic and operational oversight for the Weill Cornell, Lower Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens campuses.

Prior to her appointment at NYP, Ms. Sutton-Wallace served as CEO for the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville from 2014-2020. Overseeing a $2.2 billion budget, she strategically led UVA Health in receiving several national recognitions in quality, safety, patient experience and team member engagement, including being named the No. 1 hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report and receiving the medical center’s first Leapfrog A score.


41X—Beyond the Rhetoric: Creating an Organizational Culture of Inclusion, Belonging and Accountability

Presented by Gayle L. Capozzalo, FACHE, Gina Calder, FACHE, Jhaymee Tynan, FACHE, Pamela Sutton-Wallace, MPH, Susan M. Pollart, MD at 8:45 AM on Tuesday, March 29th.

Research published by McKinsey, Harvard Business Review and healthcare journals confirms that organizations with greater leadership diversity—whether gender, race, ethnicity or sexual orientation—are more innovative, collaborative and higher performing. These organizations perform better than average in return on equity, EBIT, earnings per share and stock price appreciation. In healthcare, data also show that diversity of…

Leadership Insights: Women Healthcare Leaders—Designing Your Career For Success

Presented by Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN, Fayola Edwards-Ojeba, MD, Madeline Bell, Pamela Sutton-Wallace, MPH at 2:15 PM on Monday, March 28th.

Join us as we learn leadership pearls from a panel of esteemed women healthcare leaders. We continue our series on developing and supporting women healthcare leaders. During this session, expect to learn tangible skills for promoting personal development and emotionally intelligent leadership within your departments, organizations and health systems. We will also discuss organizational strategies…