Lee Schwamm, MD

Mass General Hospital

Dr. Schwamm is Vice President of Patient Experience and Virtual Care in the Digital Group at Mass General Brigham Health System, a 16-member integrated healthcare delivery organization of academic medical centers, specialty hospitals, community hospitals, a rehabilitation network, health insurance plan, physician network, teaching organization and many urgent care and community care practices. He is also Founder and Director of the Center for TeleHealth at Massachusetts General Hospital where he holds the C. Miller Fisher Chair of Vascular Neurology, and a Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991, completed his Neurology and Stroke Fellowship training at MGH in 1996 and shortly thereafter began his 20+ years of pioneering work in the digital transformation of care in the field of stroke and other disciplines. Dr. Schwamm is the author of over 500 peer-reviewed articles, serves on the journal editorial boards of Stroke and of Stroke & Vascular Neurology and the International Advisory Board of The Lancet Digital Health, and has chaired many of the current practice guidelines for telehealth-enabled stroke care delivery. He is the recipient of numerous awards for innovation, leadership and stroke advocacy and has an active federally funded research portfolio. His research has been funded by NIH, PCORI, AHRQ, HRSA, CDC, and others.