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Thomas Hyatt

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Health Care practice and Life Sciences and Health Care sector

Position

Tom Hyatt's practice focuses on corporate, nonprofit regulatory and tax-exempt organization issues for health care providers. Tom is widely known for his work on behalf of nonprofit public and private universities and colleges and institutionally related foundations. He frequently works with boards of directors and senior management teams on governance, corporate structure and strategic planning issues.

Career

Tom makes educational presentations to boards of directors on current issues, conducts in-service training and facilitates board discussions and retreats. Tom regularly lectures on business and tax planning issues for nonprofit health care providers and higher education institutions and associations, and he has written books and numerous articles about tax-exempt organization topics.

Member

American Health Lawyers Association: board of directors, 1992–1998; chair emeritus, faculty member, Annual Tax Issues in Healthcare Organizations Seminar; and charter fellow; Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, Senior Fellow for Public Policy; general counsel; Catholic Network of Volunteers, board of directors, 2004–2009; Maryland Nonprofits, board of directors, 2009–present, board chair, 2012–2014; Appalachian Regional Healthcare, board of directors, 2008–present and University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Health Law Certificate Program, advisory board

Education

University of Pittsburgh, 1982, JD, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Law and Commerce; Boston College, 1979, BA, cum laude

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