The internal move will allow Baylor's top physician executive to focus on innovation and education.
She arrives from a leadership position with Northwestern Medicine in Chicago.
D CEO’s virtual July 14 event will feature AMN Healthcare’s Susan Salka, Living Mountain Capital’s Margot Carter, and Baker Botts’ Christa Sanford.
The longtime Cook's veteran is replacing Dr. Britt Nelson, who is retiring.
Contenders include 46 leaders from 38 fast-growing companies. Winners will be revealed Aug. 4.