As chief medical officer, Dr. Litt is responsible for providing strategic insight to Dell’s healthcare solutions so that healthcare organizations, medical professionals and patients realize the benefits of information-driven healthcare. Dr. Litt understands firsthand the importance of a connected healthcare ecosystem and the power of information to streamline healthcare administration, coordinate and improve patient care and ultimately to deliver personalized medicine.
Before he joined Dell, Dr. Litt was the head of Litt Healthcare Ventures where he consulted with private equity firms and others seeking to invest in healthcare.
Prior to that, he served as executive vice president/vice dean and chief of staff of New York University Langone Medical Center, where he coordinated all activities and strategy for the medical center including the NYU School of Medicine and the NYU Hospitals Center. During his tenure as EVP, he oversaw the turnaround of the medical center’s finances, implemented a new strategic plan, coordinated the development of a new clinical tower, and implemented an electronic health record system and other major projects. Before assuming his EVP role, Dr. Litt was vice chair for financial affairs in the medical center’s radiology department.
Dr. Litt is a board certified neuroradiologist and fellow of the American College of Radiology with recognized expertise in neurovascular imaging. He was a founding member, and continues to serve on the board, of CareCore National, which provides utilization and quality management programs for managed care companies. He was also a founding board member of Imaging on Call, a provider of emergency “off-hours” radiology interpretations via the Internet for hospitals and radiology practices.
Dr. Litt is a graduate of Brown University and received his medical degree from New York University where he also completed his internship, residency and fellowship.