Anthony Mazzarelli, MD, JD, MBE is Co-President/CEO of Cooper University Health Care and the Dean of Clinical Affairs for Cooper Medical School of Rowan University. Cooper University Health Care is a $1.7B Academic Medical Center, Level 1 Trauma Center, with over 100 ambulatory locations and a 750-physician multi-specialty faculty practice plan representing over 70 different specialties. Along with his responsibilities as an executive, Dr. Mazzarelli continues to practice emergency medicine. He is the co-author of two books, Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference, and Wonder Drug: 7 Scientifically Proven Ways That Serving Others Is the Best Medicine for Yourself.
Dr. Mazzarelli received his medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, his law degree from University of Pennsylvania Law School, and his master's in bioethics from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, he was awarded the Halo Award for leading a team of 18 health care providers from Cooper into Haiti in the days immediately following the 2010 earthquake. Dr. Mazzarelli has been repeatedly named one of the 50 most powerful people in New Jersey health care by NJ Biz and NJ-ROI. He has also received numerous commendations for his leadership.
As a doctor, healthcare executive, lawyer, bioethicist and associate professor he uses this unique background to engage audiences of all types, ranging from hospital leaders, health system boards, hospital staff, medical groups, physician leaders, students, and various nonmedical groups. He is a regular guest on multiple local and national media outlets and is a regular fill-in host on CBS radio/Audacy and Sirius/XM, where his nonpartisan approach to current events reaches a national and international audience.