The 2013 NLN Leadership Conference
Transforming Leadership into Action: Disrupting Your Curriculum
Embassy Suites Phoenix - North
Jason Hwang, MD, MBA is co-founder and Executive Director
of Healthcare at Innosight Institute, a non-profit social innovation
think tank based in Watertown, Massachusetts. He is
co-author of “The Innovator’s Prescription: A Disruptive
Solution for Healthcare,” a book on disruptive innovation
in healthcare, with Clayton Christensen, professor at the Harvard
Business School, and Jerome Grossman, former director of the Harvard/Kennedy
School Health Care Delivery Policy Program.
Dr. Hwang is an internal medicine physician and has received multiple
recognitions for his clinical work. Previously, he was a Harvard
Business School Fellow at Innosight, Clayton Christensen’s
innovation consulting firm, and he has also worked with the Health
Horizons Program at the Institute for the Future, a forecasting
think tank based in Palo Alto, California. Dr. Hwang taught as Chief
Resident and clinical instructor at the University of California,
Irvine until 2004 and has also served as a clinician with the Southern
California Kaiser Permanente Medical Group and the Department of
Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Long Beach, California.
Dr. Hwang received his B.S. and M.D. from the University of Michigan,
residency training at the University of California, Irvine, and
his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.