St. Clair Hospital Names John T. Sullivan, M.D. New Chief Medical Officer

 St. Clair Hospital today announced the appointment of John T. Sullivan, M.D. as the Hospital’s new Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer.

Dr. Sullivan joins St. Clair Hospital from Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, where he served for 17 years in a number of clinical, academic and management positions, most recently as Associate Chief Medical Officer for Academic Affairs, and as Professor of Anesthesiology in the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.  He is also the immediate past-president of the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology.

“I’m delighted to welcome Dr. Sullivan to Pittsburgh,” says James M. Collins, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Clair Hospital. “He is uniquely qualified to lead St. Clair’s continued ascent as one of the nation’s leaders in patient safety, quality, patient satisfaction, and value.”

Dr. Sullivan earned his medical degree at the University of Michigan Medical School.  He completed a residency in anesthesia at Massachusetts General Hospital, which is affiliated with Harvard Medical School.  More recently, he received an MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Dr. Sullivan has also held a series of progressively responsible positions with the Navy, and currently serves as a Commander in the Naval Reserve.

At St. Clair Dr. Sullivan is responsible for clinical program development, best-in-class performance, and leveraging technology to better serve patients and the community.




About St. Clair Hospital


St. Clair Hospital is a nationally recognized integrated health system with more than 2,500 employees and 600 physicians serving 500,000 residents of southwestern Pennsylvania. In 2016, it became a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network.  As the region’s largest independent hospital, St. Clair participates with all major insurers.


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