Cheryl Forino Wahl, JD

  • VP/Chief Compliance Officer at University Hospitals Health System Inc.

Cheryl Forino Wahl graduated from Colgate University in 1991. She received her MA in Medical Ethics and a JD from the University of Pittsburgh in 1994. Her thesis project is entitled, “Health Risks and Responsibility: Can Holding Individuals Responsible for Their Health Be Justified?”    She is currently, Senior Vice President and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer at MetroHealth System in Cleveland, OH.   In this role, Cheryl is charged with ensuring that MetroHealth’s policies and practices reflect a culture committed to ethical conduct for the protection of patients, staff and visitors.   Before joining MetroHealth, she was the chief compliance officer for EnvisionRx Options, a subsidiary of Rite Aid Corporation, and the chief compliance officer for University Hospitals. Additionally, she served as associate general counsel for Jewish Hospital Healthcare Services.