HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital, Oconto Falls has named Christopher Brabant as the hospital’s next president and CEO effective August 20, 2018. Brabant has served as the HSHS Eastern Wisconsin Division Executive Director of Surgical Services for the Heart, Lung and Vascular Center and Prevea Health Vascular Surgery in Green Bay. Under his leadership, he has been responsible for the strategic planning, business operations and financial viability of the center and service lines, including the implementation of the Transcatheter Aortic Valve program, the new Prevea-HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital cardiology program in partnership with his Prevea SLD counterpart, and the implementation of the Regional Outreach General and Vascular Surgical Program at HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital.
Brabant has a master’s degree in business administration with a focus on health care administration from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, and Baccalaureate of Science in perfusion technology from St. Louis University. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and has served on various community boards.