HEALTH:FURTHER 2016 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Joshua Newman, MD, MSHS |
Chief Medical Officer and General Manager | Salesforce Healthcare and Life Sciences
Joshua Newman, M.D., M.S.H.S., is Chief Medical Officer and General Manager of Healthcare and Life Science at Salesforce. Dr. Newman has an 18-year history in Health IT. He has designed, built, and managed numerous web applications, including those for medical residency administration, billing, and clinical care; to promote collaboration between physicians; and to ease the adoption of electronic medical records systems.
In his current role at Salesforce, he is responsible for success across providers, payers, pharmaceuticals, and medical device and diagnostics.
Prior to Salesforce, he worked as a practicing physician and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA with a research focus on health information technology.
Dr. Newman received his MD from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), and completed his residency in Family Medicine at the Advocate Illinois Masonic/UIC program. He completed a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, a postgraduate fellowship at University of California, Los Angeles, and received an MSHS degree in Health Services.