Interviewed by Emily Friedman on August 20, 2008
Edited by Kim M. Garber
American Hospital Association
Center for Hospital and Healthcare Administration History
Health Research & Educational Trust
Mrs. Ruth Rothstein is the dean of American women health care administrators, the former head of Cook County Hospital and the Chicago Department of Health Services, former President and CEO of Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center1, Chair of the Board of Rosalind Franklin University in the northern part of Illinois, and other accomplishments.