Hadassah Medical School Graduate Named Chief Executive Officer of Harvard’s Teaching Hospital--Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Dr. Kevin Tabb, a graduate of the Hadassah-Hebrew University School of Medicine, is the new President and CEO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, the teaching hospital of Harvard University.
Hadassah Medical School Graduate Named Chief Executive Officer of Harvard's Teaching Hospital--Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Dr. Tabb was previously Chief Medical Officer at Stanford Hospital and Clinics (Stanford, CA). Raised in Berkeley, CA, Dr. Tabb emigrated to Israel at the age of 18. He also completed his residency in internal medicine at Hadassah. "We are thrilled to bring such a talented, thoughtful leader with a unique combination of skills to head our Medical Center," said Board Chair Stephen Kay. "As a physician with an extensive track record in hospital administration and business," he added, "Dr. Tabb has a deep understanding of integrated health care delivery that will keep BIDMC at the forefront of quality care."
Hadasit, Hadassah’s Technology Transfer Arm, Reviews
When the Hadassah University Medical Center’s physicians suggest a
solution to a medical problem which can lead to the development of a new
medicine or product, Hadasit, Hadassah’s technology transfer arm, explores its
feasibility and supports the promotion of those viable ideas with innovation
potential. Although 2012 has been “a year full of challenges for the life
science industry,” says Einat Zisman, Hadasit’s Chief Executive Officer,
Hadasit still signed 125 agreements for clinical trials, all to be done at
Hadassah. In addition, Hadasit signed 15 agreements for cooperation and
commercialization of technologies that were developed at Hadassah. Click here
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