Laura S. Kaiser
President/Chief Executive Officer

Leslie Hinyard, PhD
Director, Chair, Associate Professor
AHEAD Institute


SSM Health

  • Location: St. Louis, Institute
  • Year established: 1877
  • Website for SSM Health


St. Louis University AHEAD Institute

  • Location: St. Louis, Missouri
  • Year established: 2020
  • Website for the AHEAD Institute  

SSM Health's Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God

SLU's AHEAD Institute's Mission: The Advanced HEAlth Data (AHEAD) Research Institute at Saint Louis University is a comprehensive center for data-driven innovation and research aimed at improving the health of individuals and populations.