Chief Medical Officer / Clinical Quality Manager, National Center for Health in Public Housing
Dr. Jose Leon is the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at the National Center for Health in Public Housing. In his role, Dr. Leon provides training and technical assistance to Community Health Centers serving public housing residents on emerging clinical topics and Quality Improvement/Quality Assurance systematic actions that lead to measurable improvement in health care services and the health status of underserved and vulnerable populations. Dr. Leon heads clinical quality and emergency preparedness working groups that provide assistance/training to over 108 Community Health Centers across the nation. Dr. Leon has dedicated most of his professional life to working for vulnerable populations and addressing the health disparities of the medically-underserved.