The Academic Institute’s central leadership team is responsible for the oversight and administration of our four Centers, and along with our support services core, helps to facilitate interdisciplinary programming and synergy throughout the entire Institute.
Alan Weitberg, MD, serves as the Medical Director of the Academic Institute. In his first year at Atrius Health, Dr. Weitberg worked to centralize all academic activities at Atrius Health to form the Academic Institute and its unique Center structure - Clinical Research, Education, Analytics & Informatics, and Innovation. He established the organizational structure of the Academic Institute, identified its support staff, and attracted talented educators and researchers to be Academic Institute leaders and members.
Over the course of his career, Dr. Weitberg has engaged in clinical research, large clinical trials, and has held major teaching and administrative positions. He currently practices in the Hematology/Oncology Department at our Kenmore Practice and is a Professor of Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Weitberg’s past educational roles have included serving as Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology at Brown Medical School, Program Director of the Internal Medicine Training Program at Roger Williams Medical Ctr/Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs at BUSM. Dr. Weitberg currently teaches at Harvard Medical School and serves as a Part-Time Lecturer in Population Medicine. Administratively, he served as Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Roger Williams Medical Center for nearly twenty years with affiliations with both Brown Medical School and BUSM.
Dr. Weitberg works closely with the Academic Institute Center Directors and our Administrative Director, Jenny Czajkowski, MS. Ms. Czajkowski brings close to 25 years of management experience from biomedical research and technology organizations, with a strong customer-focused background in the administration of people, processes, and systems. She mentors Academic Institute staff and works to find solutions to help Atrius Health clinical and administrative personnel achieve their goals.