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Samuel Nussbaum, MD

Samuel R. Nussbaum, MD, is a strategic consultant for EBG Advisors, and acts as a senior advisor to Sandbox Industries and the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan.

He is a clinical leader, academic physician, and policy advisor to top healthcare companies. Dr. Nussbaum has expertise in technology assessment and health economics for health plans and private and public sector policy organizations. Dr. Nussbaum served as Executive Vice President, Clinical Health Policy, and Chief Medical Officer at Anthem for 15 years, where he oversaw clinical strategy as well as medical and pharmacy policy. Prior to that, Dr. Nussbaum was Executive Vice President, Medical Affairs and System Integration at BJC Healthcare where he was instrumental in developing alternative businesses and strategic acquisitions that enabled business and clinical portfolio expansion. He also spent two decades in academia at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Nussbaum is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine and a senior fellow at the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics. He currently serves on several boards, including Motus GI, Coherus Biosciences, and PhyMed. He received a BA from New York University and an MD from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.