Anthony Weiss, MD, MBA, MSc is the Chief Medical Officer at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He received his BS (Pharmacology) and MD from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He also received a MSc (Medical Science) from Harvard Medical School, and an MBA from the FW Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College. His primary focus is on healthcare quality, particularly process improvement, and on the concept of creating learning organizations within healthcare. His bioethical interests relate to the impact of technology and change on the doctor-patient relationship, as well as the tension between physician autonomy and regulatory oversite in managing these changes.