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Lee Ann Liska - Augusta University. Augusta, GA, US

Lee Ann Liska Lee Ann Liska

CEO of AU Medical Center | Augusta University


Lee Ann Liska is Executive Vice President of Health Affairs and CEO at Augusta University Medical Center.





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Lee Ann Liska - 2011 YWCA Career Women of Achievement 3Qs with Lee Ann Liska on joining the Augusta University Health family




Prior to joining the state’s academic medical center, Lee Ann Liska served as president and chief executive officer at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, chief operating officer for Mercy Health, executive director and senior vice president at University Hospital in Cincinnati, and as senior executive for MetroHealth and Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

Liska is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. She is a nationally recognized expert in health system optimization and previously served as adjunct professor at Xavier University and guest lecturer at the University of Cincinnati.

She serves on the boards of several not-for-profits including the American Heart Association, United Way of Greater Cincinnati, YWCA, Cincinnati Opera, and the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden.

Liska earned an executive MBA and a bachelor’s degree in communication, both from Cleveland State University.

Areas of Expertise (4)

Healthcare Management Physician Relations Healthcare Information Technology Strategic Planning

Affiliations (5)

  • American Heart Association : Board Member
  • United Way of Greater Cincinnati : Board Member
  • YWCA : Board Member
  • Cincinnati Opera : Board Member
  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden : Board Member

Media Appearances (3)

Augusta University Medical Center names CEO: 4 things to know

Becker's Hospital Review  


"Lee Ann Liska has been named executive vice president for health affairs and CEO of Augusta (Ga.) University Medical Center, effective Aug. 22.

Here are four things to know about Ms. Liska..."

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2 regional hospital leadership changes announced on same day



"Lee Ann Liska, now president and CEO of UC Medical Center, plans to leave UC Health to pursue other executive leadership opportunities, according to Lofgren’s memo..."

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Memorial board discusses CEO candidates



"The four candidates moving on are: Aurelio M. Fernandez III, executive vice president and chief operating officer, Memorial Healthcare System; Dr. Robert E. Kelly, former president and chief operating officer, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, 2,400-bed medical center; Lee Ann Liska, president and chief executive officer, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, a 726-bed hospital, and Kennon Hetlage, chief executive officer, Memorial Hospital West..."

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