Mark Hertling


Mark Hertling SVP, Lieutenant General, US Army (Ret.)

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SVP, Lieutenant General, US Army (Ret.)

General Mark Hertling retired after serving almost four decades in the US Army. At the time of his retirement, he commanded US Army Europe and Seventh Army, where he led over forty thousand soldiers, cared for over one hundred thousand family members, and partnered with the armies of fifty countries in the European theater.

Hertling became a senior vice president at Florida Hospital. He was appointed by President Obama to be one of the twenty-five members of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition. Hertling serves as a military analyst for CNN, and he speaks and acts passionately on the subjects of leadership, national security, and health trends.

Mark is married to his best friend, Sue. They have two married sons and four grandchildren. He loves being with family, reading history, bicycling, and any form of athletic activity.

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Journal of the American College of Cardiology logo Leadership in Cardiology, Journal of the American College of Cardiology (PDF)

Nurse Leader logo Nurse Leader Sage advice column(PDF)

Physicians Practice logo Physicians Practice: How a Military General Became a Physician Leader

H&HNH&HN: What a General Can Teach Physicians About Leadership

STAT newsSTAT News: From Surgical Theater to the Theater of War - Using Gettysburg to Teach Leadership in Hospitals

Orlando Sentinel logo Orlando Sentinel: Teach Leadership, CNN Analyst Says

Diagnostic ImagingDiagnostic Imaging: How a Military General Became a Physician Leader Expert

Fierce Healthcare FierceHealthcare Blog: From the Battlefield to the Medical Field

The Hill logo The Hill: Growing Physician Leaders

Jim Bohannon Show logo The Jim Bohannon Show: Episode 05092016

World TEAM Sports logo  World T.E.A.M. Sports Press Release

Observer logo

Baldwin Parker takes lessons from war zones and doctors' offices

Medpage Today logoMedPage Today: Retired General Helping Docs Grow As Leaders

Health Leaders MediaHealthLeaders Media: 3 Benefits of Military-Style Leadership Training

hospitalist The Hospitalist: Applying Military Principles to HM Leadership logoPinnacle Conference Quick Take: Growing leaders is most important responsibility of EMS leaders

Becker's Hospital ReviewBecker's Hospital Review: Why 100 Florida Hospital physicians are learning 'table manners' at Gettysburg

House Calls with Dr. Butch logo House Calls with Dr. Butch (radio)

Army magazineArmy Magainze's Seven Questions: Former 3-Star Tackles Medicine's Front Lines 

CNN logo CNN Interview on presidential character (video)


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