Bryan Warren is Director of Corporate Security for Atrium, formerly known as the Carolinas HealthCare System. It is the second largest not for profit healthcare system in the U.S. with over 900 care locations and 70,000 employees (based in Charlotte, N.C.). He has over 25 years of healthcare security experience. He is currently serving on a number of national task forces for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Department of Health and Human Services Office of Infrastructure Protection.
His certifications include Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator as well as Certified Protection Officer Instructor. He has been a contributor to numerous publications and has authored chapters for the IAHSSBasic, Advanced and Supervisory Certification Manuals as well as the Workplace Violence Prevention section for the IAHSS Healthcare Safety Certification program. Bryan is a two time recipient of the Russell Colling Medal for Literary Achievement in Healthcare Security and currently holds the position of Past President of the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS).
He is the Sector Chief for Emergency Services in the FBI’s Infragard program in the Charlotte region and is a member of the American Society of Industrial Security International (ASIS), the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association, and the Southeastern Security and Safety Healthcare Council and in these roles he has provided numerous presentations nationally and internationally regarding security in the healthcare environment. In November 2013 Bryan was named as one of the Top 20 Most Influential People in Security in the US by Security Magazine. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, an MBA with a focus on legal foundations of healthcare.