Marwa J. Zohdy
Marwa J. Zohdy is the Vice President of Global Consulting Services for Joint Commission Resources and Joint Commission International. In this role, she is responsible for all aspects of JCR and JCI consulting, helping health care organizations across the U.S. and more than 100 countries to achieve excellence in quality and patient safety. Since 2013, she has overseen the strategy, business development, and delivery of all consulting services, as well as the management and development of 130-plus expert consultants worldwide.
Prior to this role, Dr. Zohdy spent several years at McKinsey & Company in the Healthcare Systems and Services practice, where she led work to address strategic challenges in health care. She has worked closely with top leaders in U.S. hospitals, health systems, and academic medical centers, as well as with national and regional ministries of health in the United Kingdom and the Middle East and North Africa. Her expertise and experience include hospital system growth strategy, national health insurance reform, best practices in stroke and diabetes care pathways, development of innovative products and services within health systems, and regional health system design. She also served as a Knowledge Expert with McKinsey’s Health Systems Institute and actively participated in recruiting, training, and professional development of consultants worldwide.
Dr. Zohdy earned a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering from the University of Michigan, with a research focus on ultrasound imaging and targeted laser therapy for cancer cells. She also earned a Master of Science in biomedical engineering and a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan. Dr. Zohdy is a Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP®) and a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.