Jeff Convissar is the medical director at Kaiser Permanente's Care Management Institute
, as well as medical director, clinical quality, at The Permanente Federation
. In these roles, Jeff is responsible for a variety of improvement initiatives. He has been with Kaiser Permanente since 1992 and was previously the executive director of national risk management.
Prior to that, Jeff was an attending physician in the emergency department at Kaiser Permanente's Santa Clara Medical Center for 12 years. At Santa Clara, Jeff also served as the assistant chief of quality.
Jeff has a bachelor's degree in biology from Brown University. He received his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine and completed his emergency department residency training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.