Speaker Biography
Kevin Pho, MD
Founder and Editor
KevinMD.com
 

Dr. Kevin Pho is a nationally recognized health care opinion-maker. He was interviewed on the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric, and his commentary regularly appears in USA Today, where he is a member of their editorial Board of Contributors, as well as CNN.com and the New York Times.

As social media's leading physician voice, Dr. Pho blogs at MedPage Today's KevinMD.com, voted 2008's Best Medical Blog. Forbes called KevinMD.com a "must-read health blog," and CNN named @KevinMD one of its five recommended Twitter health feeds.

With over 100,000 subscribers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and RSS, KevinMD.com is among the web's most influential and prominent health care platforms.

Dr. Pho frequently discusses the intersection between health care and social media in keynote speeches, panel discussions, and media interviews. His appearances include the Massachusetts Medical Society, New England Journal of Medicine, Texas Medical Association, BlogWorld and New Media Expo, and at academic Grand Rounds nationwide.

He has also used his social media presence to engage in the health reform conversation, culminating in an appearance at the National Press Club in 2009.

Dr. Pho received his medical degree and completed residency at Boston University School of Medicine and is a member of the 2010 class of New Hampshire's 40 Under Forty, recognizing the state's emerging leaders. He is board certified in internal medicine and practices primary care in Nashua, New Hampshire.