Gary Gottlieb, MD, MBA

President and CEO, Partners HealthCare

Gary L. Gottlieb, M.D., is the President and CEO of Partners HealthCare.  Dr. Gottlieb is a Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. He served as president of Brigham and Women’s/ Faulkner Hospitals, as president of North Shore Medical Center and as chairman of Partners Psychiatry.

Prior to coming to Boston, Dr. Gottlieb spent 15 years in positions of increasing leadership in health care in Philadelphia. As a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania, he earned an M.B.A with distinction in Health Care Administration from the Wharton Graduate School of Business Administration.

Dr. Gottlieb established the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center’s first program in geriatric psychiatry and developed it into a nationally recognized research, training and clinical program.  He served as Executive Vice-Chair of Psychiatry and Associate Dean for Managed Care at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, and as Director and CEO of Friends Hospital in Philadelphia.

Dr. Gottlieb received his M.D. from the Albany Medical College of Union University in a six-year accelerated biomedical program. He completed his internship and residency and served as Chief Resident at New York University/Bellevue Medical Center.

As a leader in the Boston area community, Dr. Gottlieb serves as Chairman of the Private Industry Council, the city’s workforce development board. He is also a member of the Boards of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Partners in Health.