Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Judith Rogers, RN, PhD, is the president of Holy Cross Hospital, a 425-bed acute care facility in Silver Spring, Maryland. Over the course of her 40-year career in nursing and hospital administration, Dr. Rogers has held a variety of executive positions in Women's Health Care and hospital management. Most recently, she supervised the development and advancement of the seniors program of Holy Cross Hospital, including the opening of the first Seniors Emergency Room in the United States, followed by the Seniors Ambulatory Surgery Center.
Dr. Rogers received her PhD degree from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. In addition to having served as associate faculty for the Georgetown University Hospital Center for clinical bioethics, she is the author/editor of several clinical texts as well as guest lecturer on the topic of advancing senior care for the Erickson School for Aging Studies at the University of Maryland. In addition, Dr. Rogers' work on improving the care of seniors has contributed to the innovation project of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, part of the U.S. government's efforts to support new and advancing approaches to health care delivery services.