Kent Bottles, MD


Kent Bottles


901 Walnut Street
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Kent Bottles, MD


Research & Practice Interests

Healthcare Reform
Payment Reform
Digital Medicine


MD, Case Western Reserve University
BA, University of California at Berkeley



U.S. Healthcare Organization & Delivery 


Dr. Kent Bottles teaches health policy and payment reform at the Thomas Jefferson University College of Population Health in Philadelphia. He is Chief Medical Officer of PYA Analytics and a Consulting Principal at Pershing Yoakley and Associates. He has been a professor and chair of academic medical school pathology departments; Chief Medical Officer of a state-wide integrated delivery system; President, CEO and DIO of an educational and research collaborative in Grand Rapids, Michigan; President and CEO of an evidence-based medicine healthcare consortium in Minneapolis; and President and Chief Knowledge Officer of a genomics bio-tech start-up company in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 

Dr. Bottles has received the following awards and honors:  Phi Beta Kappa; The Rodney T. West Literary Achievement Award for the most important article on medical management in 2001 from the American College of Physician Executives; the Resident Teacher of the Year Award from the University of Iowa Department of Pathology; the UC San Francisco Class of 1991 Certificate of Distinction in Teaching for a Major Contribution; the UC San Francisco Class of 1990 Certificate of Distinction in Teaching for a Stimulating Lecture Series; and the Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching at UC San Francisco for Basic Science.