Richard Migliori, M.D.
Executive Vice President, Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
Topics: Clinical Innovations, Ensuring Clinical Excellence, Mobile Technology and Health Care, Centers of Excellence for Complex Medical Challenges
Recent Speeches/Presentations: “What’s up Doc? Navigating your way around the health care maze”; “The Burden of Pain on the Quality of Life”; “The Future of Health Care”
In 2013, Dr. Richard Migliori was appointed executive vice president, Medical Affairs and chief medical officer for UnitedHealth Group, working with businesses across the enterprise to help improve health care quality, access and affordability. He is an active member of the company's Innovation Council, a group of key executives charged with the task of nurturing innovations in products and services and creating an environment that fosters new ideas and approaches to improving health and health care.
Previously, as executive vice president for Health Services, Dr. Migliori was responsible for the ongoing development, design, and adaptation of market leading clinical innovations aimed at ensuring clinical excellence, improving clinical and economic outcomes, and delivering robust business performance on behalf of UnitedHealth Group’s largest public and private sector clients.
Under his leadership at UnitedHealth Group, Dr. Migliori spearheaded the design, organization and management of national health care delivery networks. He has previously served on the Harvard University/Kennedy School of Government Health Care Delivery Policy Committee, and is a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons and the Advisory Committee on Transplantation advising the Secretary of Health and Human Services on public policy for human organ transplantation. He has published more than 35 articles on topics ranging from continuous quality improvement methods in a clinical setting to surgical oncology and solid organ transplant.
Dr. Migliori holds a Doctor of Medicine degree from Brown University and completed a National Health Research Fellowship in immunology, transplantation and oncology funded by the National Institutes of Health. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery.