DuPage Medical Group Welcomes Noted Public Health Expert as Vice President for Social Impact

August 11, 2021

DOWN­ERS GROVE, Ill. — DuPage Med­ical Group (DMG), the largest inde­pen­dent mul­ti-spe­cial­ty physi­cian group in Illi­nois, is pleased to announce the appoint­ment of not­ed researcher and pub­lic health expert Angela Beck, Ph.D. to Vice Pres­i­dent for Social Impact. In this role, Beck will lead and devel­op ini­tia­tives that pur­sue health access and equi­ty through DMG’s con­sid­er­able clin­i­cal oper­a­tions, fundrais­ing pro­grams, and com­mu­ni­ty part­ner­ships. She will also strength­en research with the orga­ni­za­tion to fur­ther DMG’s goal to deliv­er world class out­comes and inno­v­a­tive mod­els of care. 

She joins DMG from Uni­ver­si­ty of Michi­gan, Ann Arbor, fol­low­ing a more than 15-year career at their School of Pub­lic Health, includ­ing most recent­ly serv­ing as Asso­ciate Dean in the Office of Stu­dent Engage­ment and Prac­tice. Beck’s vast expe­ri­ence includes more than 40 pub­lished works on work­forces in both pub­lic and behav­ioral health, as well as mod­els of care. Hav­ing led pub­lic health prac­tice ini­tia­tives for the Uni­ver­si­ty of Michi­gan, she has sub­stan­tial expe­ri­ence in com­mu­ni­ty engage­ment and devel­op­ing part­ner­ships to sup­port inter­ven­tions that impact pop­u­la­tion health poli­cies and practices. 

We are thrilled to wel­come Angela,” said Steve Nel­son, Chief Exec­u­tive Offi­cer of DMG.​“Her excep­tion­al expe­ri­ence, pas­sion and lead­er­ship will direct­ly impact DMG’s mis­sion to forge endur­ing com­mu­ni­ty and leg­isla­tive rela­tion­ships, dri­ve phil­an­thropic sup­port and deliv­er effec­tive and enhanced patient access to care health­care. She is a tremen­dous addi­tion to our diverse team of exec­u­tives lever­ag­ing inno­va­tion, research and cross indus­try ideas to accel­er­ate our mis­sion of pro­vid­ing the best care, at the low­est cost and an incred­i­ble patient expe­ri­ence. I con­tin­ue to be inspired by those who have cho­sen to join us in this col­lec­tive mission.”

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About DuPage Med­ical Group

DuPage Med­ical Group (DMG) is the largest inde­pen­dent, mul­ti-spe­cial­ty physi­cian group in Illi­nois with more than 750 pri­ma­ry care and spe­cial­ty care physi­cians in over 100 sub­ur­ban Chica­go loca­tions. For more than 20 years, DMG has focused on mak­ing health­care bet­ter for its patients and com­mu­ni­ties by offer­ing high qual­i­ty, com­pas­sion­ate health­care. As a physi­cian-led orga­ni­za­tion, DMG’s physi­cians work togeth­er – uti­liz­ing lead­ing-edge tech­nol­o­gy and inno­v­a­tive treat­ment options – to ensure that each patient receives acces­si­ble and effi­cient health­care. For more infor­ma­tion, vis­it www​.duly​healthand​care​.com.