Trump picks Cleveland Clinic CEO for advisory panel

Dec. 7, 2016 

President-elect Donald Trump has selected a panel of private-sector leaders to help guide his economic and business policy choices. The President's Strategic and Policy Forum will include 16 noted business leaders, including the CEOs of Disney, General Motors, JP Morgan Chase, and Walmart. Of interest to medicine, Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove, MD, has been selected as a member of the panel. A cardiovascular surgeon by training, Dr. Cosgrove has led Cleveland Clinic's quality improvement efforts, including making same-day appointments available throughout the system. Under his leadership the system has been regularly named one of the top hospitals in the United States.