Jay Williamson, M.D.
President and Chief Medical Officer, Summa Physicians Inc.
Jay C. Williamson, M.D. is a board-certified family physician and serves as President and Chief Medical Officer for Summa Physicians Inc.
For more than 16 years, he has served as Associate Dean for Clinical Sciences, as well as Interim Dean for the College of Medicine, at the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine in 2010. Prior to assuming his current role, Dr. Williamson was the program director for the family medicine residency program at Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio.
Throughout his career, he has developed several areas of expertise in various aspects of healthcare delivery and medical education. He has vast experience in continuing medical education, both at the state and local levels through his service as chair of the Continuing Medical Education Committee for Summa and chair of the Ohio State Medical Association Committee on Accreditation. He recently was named to the committee on Review and Recognition for the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.
Dr. Williamson is a seasoned lecturer and widely recognized for his knowledge on many aspects of healthcare and medical education, both statewide and nationally. Currently, he serves on the boards of the Summit County Health Department, SummaCare Insurance Company and Axcess Pointe, a local federally qualified health center. He also maintains an active family medicine practice.