Dr. Harlan Levine

Harlan Levine, M.D.
Chief Executive
City of Hope Medical Foundation

Harlan Levine, M.D., is chief executive of City of Hope Medical Foundation. In this role, he oversees the ambulatory and outpatient practices on City of Hope’s main campus and community clinics and leads strategic growth. He is a member of City of Hope’s organization-wide executive team.

Prior to City of Hope, he served as executive vice president of Wellpoint, Inc., leading the Comprehensive Health Solutions division, and overseeing health and specialty management, pharmacy, and healthcare, retail and clinical IT strategy.

Prior to WellPoint, Dr. Levine was the national practice leader for Tower Watson’s health management consulting practice. Before that, he served in roles of increasing clinical management responsibility, including chief clinical officer of OptumHealth, a division of United Health Group, based in Minneapolis; and regional medical director of PacifiCare of California, based in Los Angeles.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and licensed by the Medical Board of California, Dr. Levine has held an appointment on IBM’s Watson Healthcare Board of Advisors and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative, the Strategic Advisory Boards for Quantum Health, GE Ventures/Healthcare Incubations and MedImpact, and the Executive Advisory Council for California Lutheran University’s School of Management.

He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard University, his medical degree from the University of California San Francisco, and interned at Mount Zion Hospital and Medical Center in San Francisco. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Health System in Los Angeles.