Executive Vice President for Population Health and Chief Clinical Officer
Gregg Meyer, MD, MSc
Gregg Meyer, MD, is Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s first Executive Vice President for Population Health and Chief Clinical Officer, joining the leadership team on May 1, 2012.
In the newly created role of Executive Vice President for Population Health and Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Meyer works closely with Dartmouth-Hitchcock CEO and President Dr. James Weinstein, with broad responsibility for the clinical operations of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock system across New Hampshire and Vermont.
Dr. Meyer is also Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs and the first recipient of the Paul B. Batalden Chair in Health Care Leadership Improvement at the Audrey and Theodor Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.
Dr. Meyer came to Dartmouth-Hitchcock from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital and the Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, where he was the Senior Vice President of the Edward P. Lawrence Center for Quality and Safety.
Dr. Meyer is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Union College and magna cum laude graduate of Albany Medical College. He earned a master's degree from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar. He also worked in a community-based general practice in the National Health Service. Upon his return from England, Dr. Meyer completed a residency in primary care internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. After residency, he completed fellowship training in general internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, and received a master's degree in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health. In addition, Dr. Meyer served as a fellow in the health office of the U.S. Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee.
Dr. Meyer was an Associate Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Preventive Medicine & Biometrics and Division Director of General Internal Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS), where he coordinated design and analysis of the Department of Defense's Cardiovascular National Quality Management Project and developed curricula for senior military medical leaders. While at USUHS Dr. Meyer served as an active-duty Medical Corps officer and Colonel in the U.S. Air Force. Following his time at USUHS Dr. Meyer was Director of the Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) where he was responsible for conducting and supporting research on the measurement and improvement of the quality of health care, including clinical performance measurement, patient safety issues, consumer surveys, and satisfaction with healthcare services. Dr. Meyer is the author of more than 100 articles, editorials, chapters, and monographs. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and continues to practice within the Department of General Internal Medicine.