David Entwistle

President & CEO, Stanford Health Care

David Entwistle is President and CEO of Stanford Health Care (SHC), where he has served since 2016. Among his achievements, Entwistle has championed the development and implementation of an integrated strategic plan that unites SHC, the Stanford School of Medicine, and Stanford Children’s Health under a common vision for the future. He has also spearheaded the completion of the new Stanford Hospital, representing the culmination of more than a decade of planning. With extensive executive experience at leading academic medical centers, most recently as CEO of the University of Utah Hospital & Clinics, David is a nationally recognized thought leader on hospital administration and quality achievement. He is also a board member of the AHA, the AAMC Council of Teaching Hospitals, the ACGME, and Vizient.