Lawrence Goldberg, MD, has served as an educator and clinical administrator in the areas of mental health and addiction. He subsequently worked in the payer sphere as a managed care health insurance reviewer. Through all these activities, he has pursued an agenda of quality care through outcomes measurement and evidence-based practice. He currently works as a physician surveyor for The Joint Commission, doing hospital accreditation reviews. He is a board-certified psychiatrist and psychiatric hospital administrator. He has been an Ambassador almost since the inception of the program, and has served on numerous merit review panels on comparative effectiveness research. He is currently a member of the Advisory Panel on Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options.
PCORI Merit Reviewer
Advisory Panel on Clinical Effectiveness and Decision Science
The Joint Commission – Hospital Accreditation Surveyor
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – Grant Reviewer