William Gold, PhD

  • Clinical Professor of Health Policy and Management
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Dr. William Gold represents hospitals, physician organizations, and other providers of care in quality improvement and contracting with health insurance companies; consults with employers on health benefits; and advises managed care plans outside of the New York area on a broad array of management issues. Dr. Gold is involved in research focused on managed care physician network turnover; the impact of consumer driven health plans and provider report cards on physicians, hospitals, employers, and patients; and lectures on health system development in the United States.

Academic Appointments

  • Clinical Professor of Health Policy and Management

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • BA, 1970 SUNY at Stony Brook
  • Other, 1973 MSS, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • PhD, 1982 University of Minnesota

Committees, Societies, Councils

Board of Directors, NY Business Group on Health

President, Gold Health Strategies, Inc.

Editorial Boards

Founding Editor, Managing Employee Health Benefits

Honors & Awards

Caldwell B. Esselstyn Foundation Fellowship, 1991


Research Interests

  • Healthcare Policy