Susan C. Waltman is Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Greater New York Hospital Association (GNYHA). Ms. Waltman is responsible for all legal, regulatory, and professional affairs matters involving GNYHA and its affiliated corporations and is Executive Vice President and General Counsel for GNYHA Ventures and its subsidiaries. In addition, she is responsible for overseeing GNYHA’s emergency preparedness and response activities on behalf of its members. Ms. Waltman has taught health law courses at New York University School of Law and Brooklyn Law School. Prior to joining GNYHA in January 1987, Ms. Waltman had been General Counsel at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and had worked at the Philadelphia law firm of Drinker, Biddle and Reath. Ms. Waltman earned her JD degree from Columbia University School of Law and holds AB and MSW degrees from the University of Georgia.