VICE PRESIDENT OF CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL MEDICINE; CITY OF HOPE MEDICAL GROUP
Edwin McCarthy is Vice President, Center for International Medicine at City of Hope National Medical Center. Ed joined the City of Hope in October 2015 to establish high-impact relationships with medical centers, health ministries and investors around the world to improve quality, safety, and access to advanced cancer and diabetes care.
Between 1989 and 1996 Ed was a Senior Consultant with Arthur D. Little Inc., during which he helped develop their health care consulting practice in Saudi Arabia. In 1996, he founded Shannon Consulting in Massachusetts to provide strategy, planning and market development services in the U.S. and abroad. In 1998 Ed joined Partners HealthCare to lead international business development for the major Harvard teaching hospitals — Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. During his seventeen years at Partners Ed focused on building a robust international patient program and establishing long-term collaborations with governments, providers and private healthcare organizations.
Ed earned his Master’s in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health in 1989, and his Master’s in Public Administration from the University of South Florida in 1983