Robert Galvin 


Robert Galvin, MD, is Chief Executive Officer, Equity Healthcare, at The Blackstone Group. 

Dr. Galvin is a co-founder of The Leapfrog Group and the founder of Bridges to Excellence. He is on the Board of Directors of the National Committee for Quality Assurance,  a member of the Commonwealth Fund’s Commission on a High Performance Health System, and has served on several Institute of Medicine committees.  

Dr. Galvin has been published in The New England Journal of Medicine and Health Affairs, and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Galvin’s work has received awards from the National Health Care Purchasing Institute, The National Business Group on Health, and the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship.  He is a Professor Adjunct of Medicine at Yale, where he leads the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar seminar series on the private sector.