March 22, 2016 by sourceoftheweek
Georges Benjamin is the Executive Director of the American Public Health Association in Washington, D.C. He is an expert on infectious diseases and administrative leadership in health systems. Benjamin is a board certified doctor in internal medicine and Modern Healthcare Magazine named him of the top 25 minority executives in health care. He’s served various leadership roles within hospitals and public health entities including the interim director of the Emergency Ambulance Bureau of the District of Columbia Fire Department. Benjamin has authored several book chapters including his own exposé The Quest for Health Reform: A Satirical History. He can be heard on this NPR Morning Edition story “Many Dislike Health Care System But Are Pleased With Their Own Care” .
Executive Director of the American Public Health Association
Areas of expertise: Infectious Diseases and Administrative Leadership in Health Systems
Location: Washington, D.C.
You may contact him through one of the following APHA press kit contacts
Daniel Greenberg: 202-777-3913
Mandi Yohn: 202-777-2509
David Fouse: 202-777-2501