Dr. Brian Kelly joined Quintiles in 2012 to lead the company’s Payer and Provider Solutions businesses. In this global role, Dr. Kelly is responsible for leading the development and execution of Quintiles’ business strategy for these market segments.
Prior to joining Quintiles, Dr. Kelly was the Head of Informatics and Strategic Alignment at Aetna, leading its efforts to measure the quality and affordability of healthcare. Dr. Kelly joined Aetna in 2008 as the National Medical Director for Aetna’s large commercial clients. Prior to Aetna, Dr. Kelly worked at Accenture where he led its global electronic health record practice and consulted for numerous health plans, hospitals and governments, with a primary focus on using information technology to improve health care. Dr. Kelly is a former Navy neurologist and intensive care medicine specialist. He retired from the Navy in 2003 with the rank of Captain.
During his 20-year military career, he served as Head of the Critical Care Medicine department and a staff neurologist at the Navy's flagship hospital in Bethesda, Maryland. While at Bethesda, Brian developed significant expertise in the emerging field of neuro-critical care and served as chairperson of the Neurocritical Care section of the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Kelly holds a medical degree from New York Medical College; a master of business administration from George Washington University; a master of science in Bioengineering from Clemson University; and a Bachelor of Arts in Russian, Premed from the College of Holy Cross.