David J. Shulkin, M.D.
Under Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Thursday, November 3, 2016 • 8:45 AM–10:00 AM
David J. Shulkin, M.D. is the Under Secretary for Health for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. As the Chief Executive of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), he leads the nation’s largest integrated health care system with over 1,700 sites of care, serving 8.76 million Veterans each year. Previously, Dr. Shulkin served in chief executive roles at Morristown Medical Center, Goryeb Children’s Hospital, Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute, the Atlantic Health System Accountable Care Organization and Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. He is a board-certified internist and a fellow of the American College of Physicians.