News Release

JAMA Editor in Chief Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo named one of Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential of 2023

Grant and Award Announcement

JAMA Network

Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, Ph.D., M.D., M.A.S.., Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and the JAMA Network™ has been named as one of Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare 2023 for the second year in a row.

This program acknowledges and honors individuals who are deemed by their peers and the senior editors of Modern Healthcare to be the most influential figures in the industry in terms of leadership and impact.

"It’s an honor to be recognized for two consecutive years by Modern Healthcare," said Dr. Bibbins-Domingo. “The JAMA Network of 13 journals is an extraordinary platform for communicating science that shapes the practice of medicine.  It has been an invigorating year publishing on issues from artificial intelligence in clinical practice and the future of clinical trials to the latest research that will improve the lives of patients.  This award reflects the hard work and dedication of many.”

Dr. Bibbins-Domingo began her tenure as Editor in Chief of JAMA and the JAMA Network on July 1, 2022. She is the Lee Goldman, M.D., Endowed Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).  She is a physician scientist and leader who previously served as the chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and inaugural vice dean for population health and health equity at the UCSF School of Medicine. She also co-founded the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.

“The 2023 honorees on our 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare reflect the providers, insurers, technology firms, government leaders, investors and others who have made oversized contributions to the industry in the past year,” said Mary Ellen Podmolik, editor-in-chief of Modern Healthcare. “Our ranked list honors the C-suite decision-makers using their clout and influence to lead their organizations and make sweeping changes that affect patient care.”


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