Russell Libby, MD, board member of the Physicians Foundation, is the founder, president and medical director of Virginia Pediatric Group and co-founder of American Pediatric Consultants, Inc. He is actively involved in the American Academy of Pediatrics and currently serves as chief of general pediatrics at Inova Children’s Hospital. Additionally, Dr. Libby is the president of HealthConnect IPA, a primary care Independent Practice Association.
Most recently, Dr. Libby served as president of the Medical Society of Virginia and past president of the Medical Society of Northern Virginia (MSNVA). Notably, he has edited the American Academy of Pediatrics “Guidelines for Pediatric Home Health Care” and their policy statement on the “Principles of Child Health Financing.”
Dr. Libby has extensive legislative experience representing organized medicine, especially on issues pertaining to malpractice liability reform and the patient-physician leadership. He is also a member of the Aetna Physician Advisory Board.
Dr. Libby earned his medical degree from The George Washington University.