Business Education

Gary Whitlock, M.A., R.T. (R)

Educational Director, RAD-AID Business Education Program

Registered Technologist with a bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management and a master’s degree in Human Resources. Retired Radiology administrator with 30+ years’ management experience.  Experience included administrator for 28 person Radiologist group and director of hospital radiology and medical laboratory departments.  Also 9 years’ experience as a traveling interim radiology director at multiple hospitals across the United States including private, union, children’s, for profit, radiation oncology center, rural and urban hospitals.  Gary spent 3 years as Associate Program Manager for RAD-AID Tanzania.  Activities there included support of a private for-profit hospital, and additional sites for development of a radiation oncology center and collaboration with teaching hospitals.

Greg Hill, JD

Operational Director, RAD-AID Business Education Program

Greg Hill is the executive administrator and vice chair of administration for the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, and vice president of radiology, Emory Healthcare. He comes from the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) where he collaborated with Dr. Vincent Matthews, chairman of the Radiology Department, and MCW administrative leadership. In addition to his academic experience, he also served in multiple positions for a large private practice radiology group as chief executive officer, chief operating officer, general counsel, and practice manager. Greg received his juris doctor degree from the John Marshall Law School and his BS from Illinois State University.

Taffi N. Simone, M.S.R.S., R.T. (R)(CT)

Program Manager, RAD-AID Business Education Program

Taffi Simone works for Riverside Health System in Newport News, VA in Professional Workforce and Leadership Development. Taffi’s educational background includes 25 years in the Radiography and health care industry. She has a BSRS with additional certification in Computed Tomography, MSRS in Education, and is a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt. She has assisted with various Operational curriculum development projects, educational courses, and developed programs, as well as published at the state and national level. She has served on the VA State Society Board of Directors, as a VA State Delegate, and completed the ASRT Leadership Development Program. Taffi currently provides training for Riverside Health System, and has lectured at numerous state and national events, conferences, educational facilities, and is proudly a veteran of the U.S Air Force.

Farzana Rahman, Bsc, MBBS, MSc, FRCR

Program Manager, RAD-AID Business Education Program

Farzana is a radiologist with expertise in digital healthcare. She was formerly an Attending at University College London hospital but is now the CEO of Hexarad,  a teleradiology company. She was the  former national head of data and digital strategy at the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and an advisor at NHS Digital. She has worked on health strategy and policy space both nationally and internationally, focusing  on digital transformation and AI in healthcare. She has a background in health economics, completing a masters in the subject at the London School of Economics.