50 Most Influential Physician Executives – 2017
CEO, Henry Ford Medical Group
Dr. William Conway leads one of the nation's largest and oldest group practices, with more than 40 specialties. He joined the Henry Ford Medical Group in 1977 as a senior staff physician in the pulmonary and critical-care medicine division and subsequently has served in numerous leadership roles, including chief medical officer at flagship Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and chief quality officer for Henry Ford Health System. He became head of the medical group and executive vice president of the system in 2012. He is a past chairman of the American Medical Group Association and executive producer of 'Minds of Medicine,' Henry Ford Health System's documentary series highlighting the medical advances of its physicians.