Congratulation to Dr. George Liu in being selected for Crain’s Notable Health Care Leaders for 2023!
This year, Crain’s chose 84 honorees to join its list of Notable Leaders in Health Care because of their work to address urgent needs within the city’s health care system. These leaders work across various health care settings ranging from hospitals to community services organizations. These five leaders are innovating the health care landscape in New York.
George Liu, Founder, president and CEO, Coalition Of Asian-American Independent Practices Association
George Liu has been serving New York’s Asian-American communities for decades through the Coalition of Asian-American Independent Practices Association, which he founded. Throughout the pandemic, the association filled critical health care gaps in the Asian community by implementing mobile testing, donating personal protective equipment to hospitals and nursing homes, delivering meals to essential workers and working with the state government to provide Covid-19 vaccines for Asian-American communities. Under Liu’s leadership as its president and chief executive officer, the association has more than 500,000 patients under its care. Liu has established a food pantry and mobile eye clinics, and he hosts public health education chats. —Crain staff