Joshua M. Liao, MD, MSc, is an Acting Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine, where he is also the Associate Medical Director of Value-Based Care and Contracting. He is an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics in the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he obtained his health services and policy training. He is board-certified in internal medicine and trained at Brigham & Women’s Hospital where he was also a Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a fellow in the Center for Healthcare Delivery Sciences, and completed a Medical Leadership Track focused on care delivery redesign. Dr. Liao's interests include value-based care transformation, organizational strategy and innovation. He is also interested in value based prescription drug policy, evidence based medicine, and structural aspects of clinical practice and training.