Assistant Dean for Health Strategy and Innovation, University of Louisville SOM
Dr. Sutton is an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Dean for Health Strategy and Innovation, and a Founder and Director of the Center for Health Process Innovation at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. Additionally, he serves as Medical Director for the Department of Medicine Outpatient Clinics and co-directs the MD/MBA Joint Degree Program and the Distinction Track in Business and Leadership. Dr. Sutton specializes in cardiac electrophysiology, with a clinical interest in complex ablations. Dr. Sutton is a nationally respected lecturer and educator, with a particular interest in innovative healthcare delivery models and health economics. His recent work has focused on developing shared risk contracts with payers and industry, as well as creation of novel payment models in the cardiovascular space. Dr. Sutton earned his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in internal medicine and fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He also holds an MBA with a focus on medical services management from Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business.
At Medicine X 2015
Sunday, September 18 9:55 am (LK 120)
Teaching the business of medicine to future health care leaders
Background Physicians entering the world of clinical practice, regardless of their specialty or employment situation, must have a basic understanding of the business of health care in order to remain... Read more