Dan Evans was named president and CEO of Indiana University Health (then Clarian Health) in November 2002. IU Health is a statewide system with more than 20 partner hospitals and health centers throughout Indiana. As an academic medical center, it is associated with the Indiana University School of Medicine, one of the nation’s largest medical schools and the site of thousands of research projects and clinical trials.
Prior to December 2002, Evans was a partner with Baker & Daniels, a law firm of more than 370 professionals with offices in Indianapolis and as far away as China. He is an Indianapolis native who received his J.D. from the Indiana University School of Law in 1976.
Evans serves on numerous community-, academic-, and health care–related boards and advisory committees, including the Indiana Health Information Exchange, the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, BioCrossroads (Central Indiana Life Sciences Network), the University HealthSystem Consortium, and the Indianapolis and Indiana chambers of commerce, as well as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He is chairman of the Indiana Hospital Association.
Evans is also a member of the bars of Indiana, the Seventh Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.