Appointment of Brian D. Radbill, MD, FACP
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Posted by: Julie Briggs
We are pleased to share the appointment of Brian D. Radbill, MD, FACP, as Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s. Dr. Radbill will commence this new role on January 9, 2017.
For more than 15 years, Dr. Radbill has worked within the Mount Sinai Health System as a leader in quality care and patient safety. Since November 2013, he has served as Chief Medical Officer and Vice President for Medical Affairs at Mount Sinai Queens. There, he worked to generate significant improvements in quality and patient safety with David L. Reich, MD, President, The Mount Sinai Hospital; Caryn Schwab, Executive Director of Mount Sinai Queens; the Mount Sinai Queens Executive Leadership team; and key stakeholders in several clinical departments.
In 2004, Dr. Radbill joined the Division of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He held a number of senior leadership positions within the Division, including Clinical Director, Assistant Fellowship Program Director, and Medical Director of the Mount Sinai Kidney Center.
Dr. Radbill was named Director of Quality for the Department of Medicine in 2010, and in 2012 he was promoted to Vice Chair of the Department. During his tenure with the Department, Dr. Radbill spearheaded several innovative quality improvement efforts, including an online physician clinical performance report and an online inpatient mortality review tool. In addition, he oversaw the Department of Medicine Unit Medical Directors program and co-developed a Quality Improvement elective for the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Dr. Radbill’s research has been supported by the National Institutes of Health. He has been published in medical journals on a wide range of subjects involving the diagnosis and treatment of kidney-related diseases, including diabetic kidney disease, chronic kidney disease, viral-associated renal disease, and end-stage renal disease. He has also discussed chronic kidney disease in the New York Daily News feature “The Daily Checkup,” and produced a short documentary entitled, “Life in the Spin Cycle,” to educate patients and trainees about the challenges of maintenance hemodialysis.
Dr. Radbill received his medical degree from the Hahnemann University School of Medicine. He completed his medicine residency and subspecialty renal fellowship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.