Kent Bottles, MD
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 923-7583 fax
MD, Case Western Reserve University
BA, University of California at Berkeley
Lecturer, Jefferson College of Population Health
Research & Practice Interests
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.
Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications
- WORKPLACE WELLNESS PROGRAMS RIGHT OR WRONG?
- Understanding the pros and cons of big data analytics.
- How physician leaders can use social media to crowdsource.
- Evolving trends in social media compliance in medicine.
- Is digital medicine coming soon?
- Generational attitudes affect adoption of social media by physician leaders.
- Presentations offer insight on social media for physicians.
- The evolving involvement of physicians using social media. Interview by Carrie Johnson.
- Health hackers and citizen scientists shake up medical research.
- Physician leaders should embrace patient engagement/activation.
- Will the quantified self movement take off in health care?
- Reverse innovation and American health care in a time of cost crisis.
- Avatars, robots, and computers are coming to primary care.
- Twitter: an essential tool for every physician leader.
- Who should manage your social media strategy?
- If I can learn to become a great speaker, anyone can.
- Interview with a quality leader: Kent Bottles, MD, president of ICSI, on transforming care for the future. Interview by Susan V. White.
- Patients, doctors and health 2.0 tools.
- Tossing hand grenades: how to deliver feedback in medicine today.