Biography

Professor

Health Systems Science

Dr. Loel Solomon has dedicated nearly two decades to improving community health and health equity with Kaiser Permanente, including serving as the organization’s vice president for community health. In that role, Dr. Solomon worked with other health plan and medical group executives to develop Kaiser Permanente’s sector-leading approach to addressing the social drivers of health, and led enterprise-wide efforts to implement this strategy. Dr. Solomon previously served in a variety of roles in the public and nonprofit sectors, including as a member of U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy’s health staff. His board and committee service include work to address Adverse Childhood Experiences, prevent childhood obesity, and integrate health and social care.

A headshot of Loel S. Solomon, MPP, PhD