Shulamith Klein

Chief Risk Officer, Emory University and Emory Healthcare

Shulamith Klein is the Chief Risk Officer for Emory Healthcare and Emory University. She joined Emory in 1999 and has over 30 years of risk management and business insurance experience in the academic and health care sectors. Klein oversees Emory's risk financing program, clinical and non-clinical risk management activities, claims management and a wholly-owned captive insurance program for medical professional and general liability exposures.

In her current role at Emory, Klein serves in a variety of capacities. She chairs Emory University’s Enterprise Risk Management Program, is a member of the Emory Breach Notification Team, and Emory's Executive Compliance Committee. Klein also sits on Emory Healthcare's Labor Management Team and the Risk Assessment & Prevention Committee.

Klein lectures frequently on the practical aspects of managing academic and healthcare based risk management programs and related support services. Raised in New York City, Klein holds a Bachelor of Mathematics and Economics from Queens College and a Master of Business Administration from the Lubin Graduate School of Business.

Emory University
Office of the Chief Risk Officer
101 West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Suite 242
Decatur, GA 30030
Shulamith Klein
Chief Risk Officer


Sandra Hardy
Administrative Assistant