J.B. Silvers, PhD

Faculty Director, Health Systems Management Center Professor, Health Systems Management, Banking and Finance

J.B. Silvers, PhD, is the Elizabeth M and William C. Treuhaft Professor of Health Systems Management and Professor of Banking and Finance the Weatherhead School of Management, serves as the Faculty Director of the Health Systems Management Center and holds a joint appointment in the School of Medicine - all at Case Western Reserve University.

Dr. Silvers' research in the areas of financial management and health services has published in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of the American Medical Association, Medical Care, Health Services Research and many others. From 1997 to 2000, while on leave, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of QualChoice - a health plan and insurance company in Cleveland, Ohio. Professor Silvers currently serves on the board of Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (TJC) and for seven years he was a Commissioner on the Prospective Payment Assessment Commission advising Congress on Medicare payment. He also was Senior Associate Dean of the Weatherhead School of Management for several years.