Humayun J. Chaudhry
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States
Humayun Javaid Chaudhry, D.O. (’91), M.S., MACP, MACOI, is the president and CEO of the Federation of State Medical Boards, which represents the nation’s state medical licensing boards and co-sponsors the United States Medical Licensing Examination. He is a clinical associate professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, and last year, he became chair of the International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities.
A graduate of New York University and NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM), he completed an internship at St. Barnabas Hospital and a residency in Internal Medicine at Winthrop-University Hospital, both in New York. He has a master's degree from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, where he serves on the Dean’s Leadership Council. From 2001 to 2007, he was chairman of the Department of Medicine and assistant dean at NYITCOM. He has served as Commissioner of Health for Suffolk County, N.Y., and spent 14 years in the United States Air Force Reserve, rising to the rank of major. He has authored more than 50 peer-reviewed articles in the medical literature and co-authored two books. Last year, he was listed by Modern Healthcare magazine as one of the 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders in America.