Episode 170. Vickie Yates Brown – Former-KY. Sec. of the Cabinet for Health & Human Services (2015-2018)
Former President and CEO of Nucleus: Kentucky’s Research and Innovation Center
Vickie Yates Brown brings passion to all of her projects – from shaping health care policy to the Nucleus project.
Vickie is an experienced health care law and finance attorney. She worked on planning, development, and finance for Nucleus: Kentucky’s Research and Innovation Center alongside the University of Louisville Foundation and former University of Louisville President James Ramsey. Vickie was named president and CEO of Nucleus in 2008.
Vickie also serves as the Health and Life Sciences Practice Group chair at Frost Brown Todd LLC. In addition, she is the chairwoman of the Health Law Section of the American Bar Association vice-chair of the Health Enterprises Network. Finally, she sits on the editorial board of the BNA Health Law Reporter.
Vickie served on the advisory council for the Human Genome Project and National Institute of Diabetes, Digestion and Kidney Disease and has co-authored three publications on health care law and government regulation.
Vickie and her husband, Col. Shawn Glisson, M.D. (Ret. USA), reside in Louisville, Ky.