Reed V. Tuckson, M.D.


Reed V. Tuckson, M.D., was appointed as a director of the Company in April 2014. Dr. Tuckson currently serves as the Chair of the Quality Committee and also serves on the Board’s Audit and Compliance Committee, Compensation Committee and Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee.

Dr. Tuckson is the managing director of Tuckson Health Connections, LLC, a private health and medical care consulting company. From December 2006 to March 2013, Dr. Tuckson served as the executive vice president and chief of medical affairs of UnitedHealth Group. Dr. Tuckson’s prior experience includes service as senior vice president, professional standards, for the American Medical Association, president of the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, senior vice president for programs of the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation and Commissioner of Public Health for the District of Columbia. Dr. Tuckson serves on the Board of Directors of Cell Therapeutics, Inc., the American Telemedicine Association, Howard University, the Alliance for Health Reform, the Arnold P. Gold Foundation for Humanism in Medicine and the Advisory Committee to the Director of the National Institutes of Health, among others.