David Whitehouse, MD, Th.D, MBA

CMO, Catalyst Rx

David Whitehouse joined Catalyst in spring of 2010 and serves as the company’s Chief Medical Officer. In that role he was responsible for developing and overseeing the outcomes focused value based clinical design strategy as part of our integration with healthplan partners. He has extensive experience as CMO for Strategy and Innovation at United Health Group and before that as Medical Director and SVP for the Employer Services Division at Cigna.

He has presented extensively at large national forums such as the National Business Group on Health, and has been quoted in publications from the Wall Street Journal to Business Insurance.

With the broadest vision that covers everything from Health Reform to how behavioral economics and social marketing are changing approaches to adherence and outcomes he provides the company and its partners with both vision and solutions in the ever changing healthcare environment.

As a physician he has worked in every setting from extremely challenged underserved rural poverty areas, general hospitals, to academic centers of excellence. He has served on the clinical faculty at Dartmouth, Harvard and Yale. He holds an MD degree from Dartmouth, an MBA from the University of Connecticut, a Doctorate and Masters in Theology from Harvard University and a MA and BA from Cambridge University in England.