MIAMI – Joseph Nader has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Miami Children's Hospital. The 19-member panel provides oversight to the 289-bed private nonprofit pediatric subspecialty hospital.
Mr. Nader is based in Coral Gables and is the Managing Director for Wescott Financial Advisory Group, one of the leading independent wealth management firms in the country, serving high-net-worth individuals, families, trusts, foundations and other institutions. Previously Mr. Nader was the Chief Investment Officer with a South Florida Trust Company and prior to that has held several senior level positions with major international financial service firms.
He holds a master's in international business and finance from The American University, Kogod College of Business Administration in Washington, DC., is a Registered Investment Adviser, Registered Trust Representative and a member of both the Financial Planning Association as well as the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors.
Mr. Nader has served on Miami Children's Hospital's Investment Committee since 2012 and will be also serving as a member of the Hospital’s Finance Committee.
"Miami Children's Hospital is fortunate to have Mr. Nader and will certainly benefit from his deep financial and investment expertise. His further involvement and continued leadership will strengthen our organization and help us maximize our financial results ensuring that we can continue to meet the healthcare needs of the children of our community for generations to come," said Dr. Narendra Kini, President and CEO.
About Miami Children’s Hospital
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Miami Children's Hospital® is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with more than 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric sub-specialists. The 289-bed hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with several specialty programs ranked among the best in the nation in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014-15 by U.S. News & World Report. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and has been designated an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet facility, the nursing profession’s most prestigious institutional honor. For more information, visit www.mch.com
About Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Nicklaus Children's Hospital is South Florida's only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with nearly 800 attending physicians and more than 475 pediatric subspecialists. The 309-bed hospital, known as Miami Children's Hospital from 1983 through 2014, is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with many specialty programs routinely ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report since 2008. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and has been designated an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet facility, the nursing profession's most prestigious institutional honor. For more information, please visit www.nicklauschildrens.org.