Ryan Nagy, MD

President and Chief Medical Officer

As president and chief medical officer of the adult academic health center (AHC), Ryan Nagy, MD, is responsible for determining the strategic vision and priorities for IU Health Methodist and University hospitals. He also provides overall direction for the medical staff and physician leadership, regulatory compliance, patient quality and safety, and risk management at the AHC adult hospitals.

In his role as anesthesiologist for IU Health Physicians, Nagy has participated in numerous IU Health initiatives, including leadership of the finance subcommittee of the AHC of the Future steering committee. Previously, he was chief of anesthesiology at IU Health.

Nagy is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine and holds a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Indiana University. 

Parveen Chand, MHA, FACHE

Chief Operating Officer 

Parveen Chand, MHA, FACHE, joined IU Health as chief operating officer for IU Health Methodist and University hospitals in August 2016.

An experienced hospital administrator, Chand comes to IU Health from Eskenazi Health, where he served as COO for three years. Prior to that he was COO at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska, a 334-bed teaching hospital for Creighton University, and at St. Mary’s Hospital in Streator, Illinois. He also served as an assistant administrator at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital, St. Peters, Missouri.

He earned a degree in biology at St. Louis University and completed graduate studies in health administration at Washington University School of Medicine, also in St. Louis.

Jason H. Gilbert, PhD MBA RN NEA-BC

Interim Chief Nursing Officer

Jason Gilbert, PhD MBA RN NEA-BC joined IU Health in 2011 as Director of Nursing Operations at the IU Health adult academic health center in Indianapolis, IN. Named Associate Chief Nursing Officer in 2015, and Interim Chief Nursing Officer in 2017, Gilbert oversees nearly 1,800 nurses at one of the state's biggest and busiest hospital systems. Prior to IU Health, Gilbert spent four years at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

Gilbert completed his Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Ohio State University in 2011, and received a doctorate in Nursing Science in 2017 from Indiana University School of Nursing.