Francis J. Crosson, MD

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Francis Crosson worked as a pediatrician and took on roles of increasing responsibility in management throughout his Kaiser Permanente career. Dr. Crosson’s research and publication has explored pediatrics, infection and immunity, cancer, healthcare delivery systems, and physician satisfaction.

Education and Training

  • AB, Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences
  • MD, with honors, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Pediatrics (PL 1, 2, 3), New England Medical Center Hospitals
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, The Johns Hopkins University Hospital
  • Kaiser Permanente Executive Program, Stanford University School of Business Administration

Years

Selected Prior Positions
1988-1997 Associate Executive Director
The Permanente Medical Group, Inc.
1997-2007 Founding Executive Director
The Permanente Federation, LLC
2007-2008 Senior Medical Director
The Permanente Federation, LLC
2008-2010 Associate Executive Director
The Permanente Medical Group, Inc.
2010-2012 Director of Public Policy
The Permanente Medical Group, Inc.
2008-2012 Senior Fellow
Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy
2012-2014 Group Vice President, Professional Satisfaction
Care Delivery and Payment, The American Medical Association
2015-present Chairman
The Congressional Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)

Years

Selected Honors and Awards
1970 Alpha Omega Alpha
National Medical Honor Society

Selected Publications

Peer-reviewed research manuscripts