Barbara Ronda Named to Board of Directors of Health Foundation of South Florida
Barbara Ronda, M.H.S.A., Associate Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for UHealth – the University of Miami Health System, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Health Foundation of South Florida.
She joins three University of Miami Miller School of Medicine faculty members already on the board: Roderick K. King, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor of public health sciences and Assistant Dean for Public Health Education, who is its incoming chairman; Philip Grossman, M.D., voluntary professor of medicine, epidemiology and public health sciences, and attending physician at University of Miami Hospital, who is one of its founders and a past chairman; and Ivette Motola, M.D., M.P.H., Director of the Division of Prehospital and Emergency Healthcare, and Assistant Director of the Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education.
The mission of Health Foundation of South Florida is to improve the health of people in Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. By funding providers and supporting programs to promote health and prevent disease, it works to make measurable and sustainable differences in the health of individuals and families. Since 1993, Health Foundation has awarded more than
$115 million to public and nonprofit organizations focused on improving health and health services throughout the region.