Eileen Michaels, MPH, MBA
Eileen Michaels, President and CEO of Harris Brand Recruiting (HBR), has 35 years of healthcare leadership experience and has successfully assisted hundreds of physicians throughout their career transitions. Her diverse background in physician recruiting, career counseling, healthcare management, labor relations, marketing and public relations provide tangible benefits to physicians seeking career opportunities that best meet their personal and professional goals. Eileen earned a BS Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University, and a Masters in Business Administration Degree and a Masters in Public Health Degree at Columbia University. She has consulted to health care providers and organizations across the country, served as Director of Practice Development and Chief Marketing and Public Relations Officer for a 1,000-employee private, multi-specialty medical group, as Kaiser Permanente’s Capital Region Operations Manager and as Assistant Director of Modernization Programs for Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City. Eileen has been an active leader of numerous boards including the Capital Region Medical Research Foundation, the Advisory Board of the SUNY Albany School of Public Health Capital Region Medical Research Institute, the CDC Prevention Research Centers National Community Committee and the Community Advisory Board of the SUNY Albany School of Public Health Prevention Research Center.