Dr. Thomas Maddox

Thomas Maddox


Chairperson American College of Cardiology COVID-19 Task Force

Dr. Maddox is the chair of the American College of Cardiology’s Science and Quality Committee where he has been spearheading the task force on the ACC COVID-19 Hub. He is also is the inaugural Executive Director of the Healthcare Innovation Lab at BJC HealthCare and the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The Lab catalyzes research and development in care delivery innovation to improve the health of patients and their communities. Dr. Maddox is also a practicing cardiologist, a Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at the Washington University School of Medicine, and a health services researcher. His research interests have focused on healthcare delivery innovation, learning healthcare systems, prevention in coronary artery disease, and quality of care for cardiac patients. He has authored over 200 peer-reviewed publications, received multiple grants exploring optimal cardiac care and outcomes.