Molly Joel Coye MD, MPH

07/02/2003

Dr. Molly Joel Coye is the founder and CEO of the Health Technology Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the use of beneficial technologies for healthier people and communities. Until 2000, Dr. Coye was the director of the west coast office for The Lewin Group, a leader in health care policy, strategic planning and management consulting.? Dr. Coye previously directed product development for HealthDesk Corporation, a developer of consumer software for interactive health communication and disease management, and was EVP for Managed Care in the Good Samaritan Health System, a non-profit integrated health care system and the largest provider system in the Santa Clara Valley. From 1991 to 1993 Dr. Coye was the Director of the California Department of Health Services, managing a budget of more than $16 billion, 5,000 employees and 160 branch and field offices throughout the State. Dr. Coye also directed the Division of Public Health at the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, and served as Commissioner of Health for the State of New Jersey from 1986 to 1990. Dr. Coye is a member of the Institute of Medicine, was a member of the IOM Committee on the Quality of Healthcare in America, and chaired the IOM Committee on Access to Insurance for Children. A former trustee of The California Endowment and the China Medical Board, Dr. Coye is currently a member of the Board of Trustees of the Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH).