Top 25 Women Leaders
Patricia Gabow, 65
CEO and Medical Director, Denver Health
As CEO and medical director of Denver Health, Gabow is an outspoken advocate for accessibility, affordability and quality in healthcare. Gabow, 65, a physician, is continuing her work to improve care for those who need Colorado's main safety net provider. She led the effort to convert the hospital to a community-owned authority, and is also an international expert on polycystic kidney disease.