Ken Coburn is the CEO, medical director, and co-founder of Health Quality Partners (HQP), a nonprofit, health care research and development organization that designs, implements, and tests new models of care for vulnerable populations. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, a MPH from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, and a DrPH from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health where he was awarded the Arthur B. Holzworth endowed scholarship in health leadership. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Columbia New York Presbyterian Hospital and a fellowship in infectious disease at Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He currently also serves as an AARP scholar-in-residence, working with the team of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers in support of the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs.
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As the field of “complex care” or “advanced preventive care” for populations with complex health and social needs matures, innovations in replicating these models of care will need to develop in parallel to ensure that effective programs come into wider use.