Mar 28, 2020
Lyle Berkowitz, MD, FACP, FHIMSS is CEO of Back9 Healthcare Consulting. His career history involves an intersection of clinical care, applied informatics, digital transformation, and innovation strategy paired with executive management, business, and entrepreneurial roles. He has over twenty years of experience as a primary care physician, an informatician, a healthcare innovator, and a health tech entrepreneur.
He was most recently Chief Medical Officer and EVP of Product at MDLIVE, and previously spent over 20 years helping lead innovation and IT at Northwestern Medicine in Chicago.
Dr. Berkowitz has additionally helped start and manage multiple digital health companies over the past 20 years and currently sits on the boards of healthfinch and Oneview Healthcare. He has been listed as one of HealthLeader’s “Twenty People Who Make Healthcare Better”; Healthspottr’s “Future Health Top 100”; and Modern Healthcare’s “Top 25 Clinical Informaticists.”
He graduated with a Biomedical Engineering degree from the University of Pennsylvania and is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. He has been elected to Fellowship in both the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS).