Dr. Janis Orlowski, Chief Health Care Officer of the Association of American Medical Colleges, to present lecture



Thursday, October 31, 2019


7:30am - 8:30am


F2305 UH South


Dr. Janis Orlowski to present lecture on “Creating a Sustainable Health System: Managing Resources for Organizational Success”.

Janis M. Orlowski, MD, MACP, serves as the Chief Health Care Officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).

As a prominent and influential physician, health care executive, and educator, Dr. Orlowski has had a longstanding and rich career in academic medicine. She passionately speaks about the transformation of our nation’s health care system and strongly advocates for academic medicine as a systems change leader in health care. Throughout her career, Dr. Orlowski has also served as an avid champion for improving the health care system to better meet the needs of patients.

In her role as Chief Health Care Officer, Dr. Orlowski focuses on the interface between the health care delivery system and academic medicine, particularly how academic medical centers can leverage their expertise in research and innovation to support emerging reforms. She also leads and represents the interests of the AAMC Council of Teaching Hospitals and Health Systems (COTH), which is comprised of approximately 400 U.S. major teaching hospitals and health systems including Veteran Affairs medical centers. Dr. Orlowski also serves in a consulting role for several AAMC groups such as the Chief Medical Officers Group (CMOG) in which she was a founding member and the Group on Resident Affairs (GRA).