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Tom Jackiewicz

President

UChicago Medicine

Tom Jackiewicz is president of UChicago Medicine. He leads the clinical enterprise, including the integration of the patient care mission of the medical center with the education and research missions of the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division. His career has focused on executing ambitious and broad transformation in academic environments. During tenure as CEO of Keck Medicine of USC, he grew University of Southern California’s medical enterprise into a $2.2 billion regional health system that achieved a top 20 ranking on the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll in 2019 and 2020. Prior to joining USC, Mr. Jackiewicz served as CEO of University of California, San Diego Health System and associate vice chancellor of University of California, San Diego Health Sciences. He is the former president of Global Health Data@Work, which uses data, medical evidence and professional insights to promote more timely, equitable and effective patient care globally.

Sessions

12H—Growing New Roots: An Urban Health System Reinvigorates Its Commitment to Bring Academic Medicine to Community Settings

Presented by Amy Ross, Tom Jackiewicz at 2:00 PM on Monday, March 28th.

Academic health systems serve at the crossroads of providing clinical care to the most complex and high-risk patients in the country while also educating and training the nation’s healthcare workforce and supporting biomedical research. With these roles comes pressure to sustain and balance the historic tripartite mission of academic institutions—both strategically and financially—while also meeting…

Master Series: Masters of Care Delivery

Presented by Knitasha Washington, DHA, FACHE, Johnese Spisso, MPA, Tom Jackiewicz at 10:00 AM on Monday, March 28th.

Join two of healthcare’s leading CEOs, Tom Jackiewicz, president, UChicago Medicine, and Johnese Spisso, MPA, CEO, UCLA Hospital System, as they share their insights into the role that senior leaders play in leading delivery of care initiatives and improving work processes on a large scale. Mr. Jackiewicz and Ms. Spisso will discuss the intersection of…