Dr. E. Albert Reece
Dr. E. Albert Reece is Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs at the University of Maryland, the John Z. and Akiko Bowers Distinguished Professor, and Dean of the School of Medicine. He is a member of the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM).
Dr. Reece received his medical education from New York University, Columbia University and Yale University. He has held faculty and leadership appointments at Yale University, Temple University, the University of Arkansas, and the University of Maryland. Dr. Reece oversees an active NIH-funded research laboratory that studies the bio-molecular causes and consequences of diabetes-induced birth defects. He has over 500 scientific publications. Dr. Reece espouses and promotes a collegial leadership style and an ambitious vision for the future of Medicine.