Healthcare >> Analyst Interviews >> April 4, 2005


David P. Dempsey, Vice President, Equity Research, joined Avondale Partners, LLC, in November 2002. Prior to joining Avondale he was Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer at Quorum Health Resources. He has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, having worked for the HCA Management Company and the Hospital Corporation of America. Prior to that, he was a Senior Auditor for Ernst and Young. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He earned an MBA degree from Loyola College in Baltimore and a BBA in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Notre Dame, where he served as Head Football Manager. He serves on the Boards of Watkins College and Father Ryan High School. Profile
TWST: David, let's start with an overview of your coverage.

Mr. Dempsey: I follow 14 names right now, seven of the hospital names;

the only name I don't follow is Tenet (THC). I follow the