Larry Van Horn

Larry Van Horn

Professor Larry Van Horn is an entrepreneur, board member and leading expert and researcher on health care management and economics. A non-traditional academic, his activity spans business, health policy, and academia. He is the founder and CEO of Preverity, Inc. Preverity, located in Nashville, Tennessee, is a health care analytic firm comprised of data scientists that has created the market leading risk prediction platform for medical malpractice in the US serving commercial malpractice insurers. He serves on the board of directors, chaired by Dr. Art Laffer.

Professor Van Horn has extensive board experience, serving on both public and private boards. Since its founding, he has been Governance Committee Chair, and Compensation Committee Member for Community Health Care Realty Trust (NYSE: CHCT). He is lead independent director, Compensation Committee Chair, and Audit committee member of Harrow Health (NASDAQ: HROW) He served as Compensation Committee Chair, and Audit Committee Member for Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE: QHC) until July of 2020. He is Board Chair for Savida Inc., a PE backed MAT opioid treatment company with locations in five states. He is Board Chair of Advanced Behavioral Solutions. He is an operating partner for Whistler Capital. He is a member of the CEO Council for Council Capital, and advisory boards for Harpeth Capital, Sidecar Health and Abridge.

Professor Van Horn has advised the state of Tennessee on health policy and worked with the Trump administration on issues related to price transparency in health care markets. He met regularly with the White house, HHS, and FTC on this topic, and he spoke at the signing of the executive order on health care price transparency.

His current research focus centers around the shift to consumer purchase of health care and the impact it will have on new delivery models. His research has appeared in such leading journals ranging from the Journal of Health Economics, to the New England Journal of Medicine, to the Harvard Business Review. His commentary regarding health care economics appears frequently in main stream media ranging from USA Today to Fox Business.

Professor Van Horn is responsible for the graduate health care programs at the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University. He founded and directs the Center for Healthcare Market Innovation at the Owen Graduate School of Management. He also holds courtesy appointments in both the medical and law schools. Professor Van Horn is a highly sought-after speaker on the topic of health care reform and markets for national associations and corporations. He has consulted with many of the largest hospital systems and insurers in the US on topics of data analysis as well as antitrust concerns. Together with Senator Bill Frist, Professor Van Horn Co-directs the Nashville Healthcare Council Fellows Program.

Professor Van Horn holds a Ph.D. in managerial economics and decision sciences from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, as well as an MBA, MPH, and a BA in philosophy, all from the University of Rochester.

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