Brian A. Rosenfeld, M.D., FCCM, FCCP
VP and Chief Medical Officer, Philips Hospital to Home
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 • 2:15 PM–3:30 PM
Dr. Rosenfeld is an internationally recognized Intensive Care Specialist, and health care entrepreneur who pioneered and developed the concept of remote intensive care unit management. He co-founded VISICU Inc. in 1998 and after being acquired by Royal Philips Electronics, presently serves as Vice-President & Chief Medical Officer for Telehealth.
Prior to founding VISICU, Dr. Rosenfeld was Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. While at Hopkins, he was Director of two critical care units and received the Shannon Award from the National Institutes of Health. He founded and directed the Perioperative Research Center—a government and industry funded research group and he implemented the first-ever smart monitoring system for hospital-wide management of patients with myocardial ischemia. He was Principal Investigator on numerous research trials and has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. Dr. Rosenfeld has been an invited lecturer at international and national meetings and is a Fellow in both the American College of Critical Care Medicine and the College of Chest Physicians.
Dr. Rosenfeld has over 20 U.S. and international patents around remote patient management and has architected Philips Healthcare’s telehealth Hospital to Home strategy. He graduated magna cum laude, special honors-biology from the University of Pittsburgh in 1975. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1980 followed by post-graduate training in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, anesthesiology, and critical care. He currently serves on the boards of The New England Healthcare Institute and Visual Telehealth Systems.