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Position
Chief Research Officer
Company
Sutter Medical Group
Location
Walnut Creek CA UNITED STATES
Bio

WALTER (Buzz) STEWART, PhD, MPH , Vice President, Chief Research Officer. Buzz joined Sutter in July, 2012 to launch and lead a new division of Research, Development & Dissemination. As the Chief Research Officer he also oversees all of Research for Sutter Health that encompasses precision medicine, system level clinical trials, predictive analytics, population health management, and digital health technology solutions. Previously, Buzz founded and directed the Geisinger Center for Health Research from 2003-2012 as part of Geisinger’s decade long strategy to transform the delivery of health care. In addition to his extensive experience in research with more than 350 peer reviewed articles, Buzz was a full-time faculty member at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology (1983-1995), was Vice President of Research and Development at AdvancePCS (1998-2002) and founded, managed and successfully sold several companies. Buzz received his PhD in Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins University, his MPH from UCLA, and his BS from University of California, Riverside

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