President and CEO
Dr. Christopher Kodama serves as the President and CEO of Embright, LLC a commercial Accountable Care Organization based in Seattle and co-owned by University of Washington Medicine, MultiCare Health System, and LifePoint Health. In this role, Dr. Kodama has been responsible for launching a clinically integrated network of distinct health care provider organizations to improve access, quality and affordability of health care for the communities of the Pacific Northwest. Dr. Kodama earned his undergraduate degree in Human Biology at Stanford University and graduated from medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He completed his pediatric residency training at New York University-Bellevue Hospital Medical Center where he also served as a Chief Resident before returning to the Pacific Northwest to join MultiCare.