Harry Leider

Harry Leider

Chief Medical Officer

Harry Leider

Harry Leider, MD, MBA has over 25 years experience as a physician executive in a variety of innovative healthcare organizations. As Chief Medical Officer and a Group Vice President of Walgreens, he is responsible for developing enterprise-wide health and wellness services that provide customer value and improve patients’ lives. Prior to joining Walgreens, Dr. Leider was Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Ameritox, a national laboratory that provides medication monitoring services to physicians that treat chronic pain and serious mental illness.

 In addition to his extensive background in population health, Dr Leider has broad experience in managed care. He served as Chief Medical Officer at XLHealth, a Population Health company and Medicare Advantage plan that served seniors with chronic illnesses. Previously he was Chief Medical Officer for HealthNet, a hospital-owned managed care organization, and a physician executive at Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan.

 Dr. Leider speaks frequently to national audiences and is a core faculty member for the American Association of Physician Leadership, where he was a past-President and Board Chairman. He currently serves on the Oliver Wyman Leadership Alliance, the Kennedy Forum Leadership Council, and the Boards of Mobile Help and Tyto healthcare.

 His publications appear in journals and books including: the Essentials of Medical Management and Practicing Medicine in the 21st Century. Dr. Leider is a founding board member of the Disease Management Association of America and served on the Board of the Institute of Aging at the University of Pennsylvania.

 Dr. Leider obtained a BA from Pennsylvania State University, an MD from the University of Pennsylvania, and his MBA from the University of Washington Foster School Of Business. For six years he was an attending physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and faculty member at Harvard Medical School.