Marc Boom, MD, FACHE, FACP
Marc L. Boom is president/CEO of Houston Methodist and holds the Ella Fondren and Josie Roberts Presidential Distinguished Centennial Chair. Previously, he was executive vice president of The Methodist Hospital, president/CEO of Methodist Diagnostic Hospital and president/CEO/medical director of Baylor-Methodist Primary Care Associates. Dr. Boom is also an assistant professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and an adjunct professor of management, policy and community health at The University of Texas School of Public Health. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology with high honors from the University of Texas at Austin, a medical degree with high honors from Baylor College of Medicine, and a Master of Business Administration degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and fellowships in geriatric medicine and general medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is board certified in internal medicine and geriatric medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.
Dr. Boom is a member of numerous professional and community organizations. He is chair-elect of the Texas Hospital Association and represents Houston Methodist Hospital on the Vizient Consortium CEO Executive Board. Dr. Boom has been a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization since 2012. Dr. Boom maintains a part-time clinical practice, where his special interests are preventive medicine, lipid disorders and hypertension. He is board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.