On September 10th, 2009 Dr. Eugene Henry "Ned" Lamkin, Jr. was awarded the IUPUI Chancellor's Medallion by Chancellor Charles R. Bantz during the IUPUI Board of Advisors Reception at Cedar Crest. Dr. Lamkin was recognized for his legendary innovation to the field of health care in Indiana and beyond. Lamkin's career expands from military physician to multiple executive positions in healthcare and 16 years in public service as an Indiana State Representative.
Dr. Ned Lamkin
He was past vice-president and president of the medical staff of Methodist Hospital and more recently serves as president and CEO of the Indiana Employers Quality Health Alliance and fellow of the American College of Physicians. The Indiana Employers Quality Health Alliance is a coalition of Indiana employers representing over 50,000 employess. The Alliance is committed to creating a quality focused Indiana health care sysytem which will provide competitive quality care, cost efficiency and customer service through partnering health care providers.
Dr. Lamkin is a Sagamore of the Wabash, a Fellow for the Indiana Academy and serves on multiple boards in healthcare and philanthropy: retired President of the Lumina Foundation for Education and the Board of Directors for the Indiana Health Information Exchange.