Stephen C. Schoenbaum, MD, MPH, is Special Advisor to the President of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, a grant-making organization that fosters innovations in health professions education.
He has extensive experience as a clinician, epidemiologist, and manager.
From 2000-2010, he was Executive Vice President for Programs at The Commonwealth Fund and Executive Director of its Commission on a High-Performance Health System.
Prior to that, he was the medical director and then president of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care of New England, a mixed model HMO delivery system in Providence, RI.
He served on the International Academic Review Committee at the Joyce and Irving Goldman Medical School in Be’er Sheva for 22 years, and in 2014 he chaired an external committee that reviewed the medical schools in Israel.
He also is an associate editor of the Israel Journal of Health Policy Research.
He is an adjunct professor of healthcare leadership at Brown University, a fellow of the American College of Physicians and an honorary fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.