Meet our Immediate Past President - Joan Damon-Simon
CEO, Advanced Diagnostics Physicians & Surgeons Network
Joan has over 46 years of nursing and healthcare experience. She began her career in Pediatrics and worked her way through nursing leadership roles including being the first Administrator for The Methodist Hospital built in the outlying community of Sugar Land, Texas. Joan moved into the Long-Term Acute Care arena as CEO for 8 years and then served as CEO of a Rehab hospital. She served as Operations Manager, III for a 50 physician multi-specialty outpatient clinic that is part of the Houston Methodist Specialty Physician Group while also serving as the RN for Dr. Richard Robbins, Chairman of the Department of Medicine, and practicing endocrinologist specializing in thyroid cancer.
She is now the CEO of Advanced Diagnostics Physicians & Surgeons Network in Texas.
Joan is a member of the Endocrine Nurses Society for seven years, President for 2 years and remains on the Board serving as Past President. She continues to support growth and educational opportunities for endocrine nurses.