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Title/s:  Adjunct Professor

Phone: (917) 715-4249

Email: mmidgley@luc.edu

CV Link: Mike Midgley Resume


Mike Midgley is an experienced healthcare risk manager, nurse, insurance professional, attorney, and professor. His clinical practice as a nurse included work in intensive care and emergency medicine. Midgley started his healthcare risk management career with a captive insurance company in New York City, having dedicated risk and claims management consulting responsibilities to a major tertiary care medical center. He then served as a risk manager at academic medical centers in New York City. Midgley later worked in the field as a risk management consultant, underwriter, product development manager, business development manager, and compliance officer with medical malpractice insurance carriers. He is currently the Head of Loss Control for Munich Re Specialty Insurance. 

Midgley is a New York licensed attorney. He earned his JD from Fordham University School of Law. He has a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ and a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Rutgers University School of Nursing. He is a Distinguished Fellow of ASHRM (DFASHRM) for superior achievement and has earned Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) designation.

Midgley was the 2017 President of ASHRM. He is a Past President of the Association for Healthcare Risk Management of New York (AHRMNY), where he continues to serve on the Board of Directors. Midgley is an active member of the NY, NJ, FL and TN ASHRM Chapters. Midgley has authored book chapters and articles on various risk management topics and routinely provides risk management lectures locally, nationally and for international audiences.


BS, Rutgers University School of Nursing

JD, Fordham University School of Law

MPH, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Program Areas

Healthcare Law, Risk Management, Medical Malpractice, Compliance, Patient Safety, Insurance Law

Courses Taught

Leadership & Strategy