Dalton Tong


Senior Lecturer
Academic AreaAccounting
Academic AreaHealth
Academic AreaManagement & Organization
Areas of InterestAccounting

Dalton Tong, CPA, has been a Senior Lecturer at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School since 2014.  He previously worked as the Vice President, Executive Vice President and President and Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Southeast Healthcare System, Vice President of Finance at the Harbor Hospital Center.


    • Alum of Harvard University’s Executive Program in Financial Management and Strategy in Health
    • MBA, University of Baltimore—Corporate Management
    • BS, University of Baltimore, Accounting, Magna Cum Laude honors


    Selected publications
    • “Social Entrepreneurship and Experiential Learning to Foster Innovation for Humanity”
    • “Robotic Telepresence: Profit Analysis in Reducing Length of Stay after Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass”—American College of Surgeons, 2007
    • “Beyond Prevention: Healing the Sociomas”—Health Care Forum Journal, 1996
    • “From CFO to CEO: What does it take to Make the Leap”—HEM Resource Guide, 1996
    • “There’s no Fat left to cut in Medicare or Medicaid”—Modern Health Care, 1995
    • “A code for Hard Choices and the Hard Choices we Face: A Reconciliation of Values and Outcomes”—Health Care Community Direct, 1995
    • “Building a Community of Memory—A Healthier Community—Vision Statement for Greater Southeast Healthcare System”—1995
    • “Case Mix Management in the Urban Community Hospital”—Healthcare Financial Management Journal, 1990


    • Accounting and Financial Reporting
    • Accounting for Decision Making in Health Care

    Honors and distinctions

    • Accounting Educator of the year---Maryland Association of CPAs
    • Faculty of the Year –Johns Hopkins University Business of Medicine
    • Maryland Smart CPA Award---Smart CEO Magazine
    • Dean Costello Award—University of Baltimore
    • G. Maxwell Armor Chair in recognition of outstanding performance by a non-tenured faculty member, University of Baltimore
    • Grant Thornton Chair in Accounting—University of Baltimore
    • Regent’s Award for Excellence—American College of Health Care Executives
    • Health Care Executive of the Year—National Association of Health Services Executives
    • Tribute to Excellence Award—Greater Southeast Health Care System
    • Regent, American College of Health Care Executives
    • Led contingent of Faculty and Accounting honors students from University of Baltimore and Ohio State University to Oxford University
    • Emerging Leaders in Healthcare Award—Korn Ferry International and Healthcare Forum

    Impact and engagement

    • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) State of Maryland
    • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
    • Fellow, American College of Health Care Executives (FACHE)
    • Fellow, Health Care Financial Management Association (FHFMA)
    • Chairman, Asthma and Allergy Foundation of Greater Maryland/DC
    • Vice Chair, Community Health Charities of Maryland
    • Board member, Healthcare for the Homeless
    • Board member, Family Services Foundation of Prince Georges County
    • Board member, Non-Profit Services and Solutions of Maryland
    • Mentor, 100 Black Men of Maryland