Paul Grundy, MD, MPH, FACOEM
Paul Grundy, MD, MPH, FACOEM, FACPM is chief medical officer and global director of healthcare transformation for IBM’s Healthcare and Life Science Industry. In this role, he develops and executes strategies that support IBM’s transformation initiatives in the healthcare industry. Dr. Grundy is also a healthcare ambassador for the nation of Denmark and an adjunct professor at the University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine. He is a member of National Academy of Medicine; director of the ACGME, the body responsible for accrediting graduate medical training programs; and a member of the national advisory board to the National Center for Interprofessional Practice & Education.
Dr. Grundy is also the founding president of the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC) where he served as president of its Board of Directors from 2006 through January 2016. The PCPCC is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to advancing an effective and efficient health system built on a strong foundation of primary care and the patient-centered medical home. Dr. Grundy was made an honorary member of the American Academy of Family Physicians in 2008 and the first international honorary member of the Irish National Association of General Practitioners. He is a retired senior diplomat with the rank of minister consular at the U.S. State Department.