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Harry Wollman, MD

Dr. Harry Wollman is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Medical School, and completed an internship at the University of Chicago, and a residency in anesthesiology and fellowship in pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania.

Harry’s distinguished academic medical career includes leadership positions at the University of Pennsylvania as Professor and Chair of the Department of Anesthesia and as Founder and Chair of the Physician Practice Plan. Dr. Wollman had significant National Institutes of Health support for his research, and was Principal Investigator of both Program Project Grants and Research Training Grants. From 1987-1992 he was Dean of the School of Medicine and Senior Vice President of Hahnemann University, and from 1992-1996 he served as that institution’s only University Professor. His national leadership positions include service on the National Institutes of Health and National Academy of Sciences National Research Council Committees and Study Sections

Harry also has more than 20 years of experience in academic medical consulting and executive search as President of Alexander, Wollman and Stark. He is currently an independent consultant for the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine in Pennsylvania, acting as Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, Chair of Clinical Departments, and Senior Advisor to the Dean.

 

M.D. President, Dr. Wollman has over Prior to 1987, he was Robert Dunning Dripps Professor of Anesthesiology and Professor of Pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania, where he served in multiple leadership positions, including:

  • Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Founding Chair, Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Chair, Committee on Studies Involving Human Subjects
  • Chair, Medical School Space Committee
  • Chair, Hospital Space Committee
  • Chair, Malpractice Underwriting Subcommittee

Dr. Wollman is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Medical School. His internship was at the University of Chicago, and his residency in anesthesiology and fellowship in pharmacology were at the University of Pennsylvania.