Texas Medical Center President and Chief Executive Officer Robert C. Robbins, M.D.
Texas Medical Center Advances New Vision
The second phase in the Texas Medical Center’s strategic plan, designed to advance the medical center as the world’s leader in life sciences, is currently under way. “In phase two, we will bring far greater definition and clarity to the plan, with guidance provided by our steering committee and six TMC-institute Strategy Design Teams,” said Bill McKeon, chief strategy and operating officer of the Texas Medical Center. “We have assembled a highly talented group of individuals from across the medical center and our community to help shape the structure of the institutes that will position the Texas Medical Center as ‘the third coast’ for life science research, education, and innovation.”
The six Strategy Design Teams will consist of approximately 25 members from various constituency groups that will define the institute mission, goals and tactics that support each of the five multi-institutional initiatives explored during January’s two-day Strategic Planning Retreat: innovation and commercialization, regenerative medicine, genomics, clinical research, and health policy. The sixth team will act as a strategic leadership team, to define models for governance, funding and sustainability across all collaborative institutions ...