Matthew K. Wynia, MD, MPH

Director, Institute for Ethics
American Medical Association
515 North State Street
Chicago ILUSA

Biographical Sketch:
Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH is director of the Institute for Ethics at the American Medical Association. As Director of the Institute, Dr. Wynia oversees a range of research projects on topics including: physicians' responses to utilization review and market pressures in medicine; physician professionalism and the role of professionals in society; ethical challenges in preparing for epidemics and bioterrorism; encouraging professional responsibility for trust in health care; and creating performance measures for health care ethics. Dr. Wynia also practices internal medicine and infectious diseases at the University of Chicago Hospitals, where he is a Clinical Assistant Professor in Infectious Diseases.