Meri Armour, MSN, MBA
President and CEO
She led the hospital during a major fund-raising campaign and opening of a $340 million state-of-the-art facility. Le Bonheur has consistently been named as one of the country’s ‘Best Children’s Hospitals’ by U.S. News & World Report.
She has served on the Children’s Hospital Association Board of Directors and the Child Health Corporation of America Board of Directors.
Meri currently serves on the board of directors for the Urban Child Institute, Memphis Research Consortium, United Way of Memphis and Greater Memphis Chamber of Commerce.
Meri received a M.S.N./M.B.A. from Case Western Reserve University Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing and CWRU Weatherhead School of Management.
Jon McCullers, MD
Dr. Jon McCullers is chair of the Department of Pediatrics for The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and pediatrician-in-chief for Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. Before joining Le Bonheur, McCullers worked as a pediatric infectious disease researcher at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
McCullers received his Bachelor of Arts in pre-medicine from the University of Virginia. He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he also completed his internship and residency. He moved to Memphis, Tenn., in 1996 for a Pediatric Infectious Disease fellowship with a joint St. Jude/ UT program. He joined St. Jude as an assistant faculty member in 2000 and was named a full faculty member in 2011.
Mark Williams, MD, FAAP, FACS
Pediatric Urologist Mark Williams, MD, FAAP, FACS, is surgeon-in-chief for Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. He also serves as the hospital’s chief of Pediatric Urology.
Williams leads the pediatric urology fellowship program for The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and is a faculty member of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. He has practiced at Le Bonheur since 2002 and serves as associate professor within the Department of Urology at UTHSC. Williams graduated from the Medical College of Georgia and completed fellowship training in pediatric urology at UTHSC and Le Bonheur.
Harris L. Cohen, MD, FACR
Harris L. Cohen, MD, FACR, is radiologist-in-chief for Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. He also serves as medical director of Radiology for Le Bonheur and as executive chair and professor of the Radiology, Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology divisions of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Cohen graduated from S.U.N.Y Downstate Medical Center and completed fellowship training in diagnostic radiology at Children’s National Medical Center.
He has served as professor and vice chairman (Education & Research) at Downstate, visiting professor and director of Pediatric Imaging at Johns Hopkins, and professor and vice chairman (Research) at Stony Brook School of Medicine. He is an elected fellow of the American College of Radiology, The Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. He serves on the editorial board of RadioGraphics, Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine and Ultrasound Quarterly. He is editor-in-chief of the ACR Continuous Professional Improvement teaching modules in radiology.