Joshua M. Liao, MD, MSc, FACP is the Associate Medical Director of Contracting and Value-Based Care at UW Medicine, where he is also the Director of the UW Medicine Value & Systems Science Lab, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the UW School of Medicine and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Health Services in the UW School of Public Health. 

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 and completed a Medical Leadership Track focused on value-based care delivery. He is also 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. 

Dr. Liao's scholarly work focuses on how payment and delivery reform contribute to value-based care transformation. He is also interested in prescription drug policy, evidence based medicine and the structural aspects of clinical practice and training. More about Dr. Liao's scholarship here