Jeffrey Grossman, MD
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Jeffrey Grossman is interim CEO of UW Health, appointed following the July 1, 2015, integration of UW Hospitals and Clinics Authority and UW Medical Foundation.
Dr. Grossman has served UW Health for more than 40 years – starting as a resident, and rising through the top ranks of academic and executive leadership. In addition to his contributions to patient care as an outstanding clinician in pulmonary and critical care medicine, he has served as chair of the department of medicine of the UW School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH), as physician-in-chief of UW Medical Foundation and UW Hospital and Clinics and, since 2001, as president and CEO of UW Medical Foundation and as SMPH senior associate dean for clinical affairs.
Throughout his career, Dr. Grossman has continued to practice pulmonary and critical care medicine, holding numerous clinical leadership positions over the years. Until this past year he regularly rounded in the UWHC Trauma and Life Support Center, and he still cares for a group of patients in the outpatient setting. Board certified in internal medicine and pulmonary disease, he has been listed for many year among the Best Doctors® in America.
Dr. Grossman earned his medical degree from the State University of New York at Syracuse, then completed his internship, residency and fellowship training at UW Hospital and Clinics.