Kenneth A. Samet joins Cogentix Medical board of directors
Mr. Samet currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of MedStar Health. He has held several executive roles with MedStar Health or its predecessor organizations over the course of two decades prior to his appointment as President and Chief Executive Officer in 2008.
Mr. Samet was MedStar's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from 2000 to 2008, and served as President of Washington Hospital Center, a 900 bed academic medical center, from 1990 to 2000.
From the mid-1980s to 1990, Mr. Samet held a variety of leadership positions with the Medlantic Healthcare Group, which ultimately merged with Helix Health in 1998 to create MedStar Health.
Mr. Samet currently serves on the board of directors at Georgetown University, the Greater Baltimore Committee, the Economic Club of Washington, United Way of the National Capital Area, Goodwill of Greater Washington and serves on the Executive Committee of the board of the Greater Washington Board of Trade. He is also a member on the Board of Evolent Heatlh.
Mr. Samet received his master's degree in health services administration from the University of Michigan in 1982. ■