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Thomas Harris, Jr.

Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare announced that Thomas Harris, Jr., FACHE, has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer. Harris comes to Gillette Children’s from Ochsner Health in Louisiana, where he served as vice president of pediatrics. His prior experience included leadership roles at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Kaiser Permanente.   Harris holds a Master of Health Administration degree from Tulane University and an undergraduate degree in biology from Dillard University, both located in New Orleans. In addition to serving on boards of several nonprofit organizations, he was an instructor of health management courses at the University of Southern California. Harris is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.  “I am both excited and honored to join a renowned organization with such an admirable mission in children’s healthcare,” Harris said.

Thomas Harris

Thomas Harris of Pine Island, a retired supervisor at Mid-Orange Correctional Facility in Warwick, entered into rest on Monday, March 1, 2021. He was 87. The son of Jess Harris and Alberta Williams Harris, he was born on Nov. 27, 1933, in Malden, Missouri. He was a member of the...
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Hannibal: Did Author Thomas Harris Try to Destroy Dr. Lecter?

As Ridley Scott’s film version of Hannibal turns 20 this week, we look back at its strange journey to the screen and beyond. It’s appeared for a while now that Dr. Hannibal Lecter–the forensic psychiatrist, cannibalistic serial killer, and pop culture icon featured in four novels, five movies, and a TV show–has been unstoppable. Several of those projects were highly acclaimed by critics and tremendous hits with audiences. And Anthony Hopkins even earned an Oscar for playing the doctor The Silence of the Lambs, which itself went on to sweep the Academy Awards.