Dr. Raymond S. Greenberg joined The University of Texas System as Executive Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs on September 9, 2013. He provides oversight and guidance for the six UT System health institutions, one of the largest networks of academic health institutions in the country with an aggregate annual operating budget of more than $12 billion.
Before coming to the UT System, Dr. Greenberg served for 13 years as president of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) – the state’s preeminent, research-intensive academic health institutions. Prior to that, he served for five years as vice president for academic affairs and provost of MUSC.
Under Dr. Greenberg's guidance, MUSC successfully competed for a National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center and a National Institutes Health Clinical and Translational Science Award. In addition, Dr. Greenberg provided leadership in the design and construction of a variety of education, research, and clinical facilities including a state-of-the-art hospital, and completed a record-breaking fundraising campaign.
After receiving his undergraduate training from the University of North Carolina, Dr. Greenberg earned a medical degree from Duke University, a master’s of public health degree from Harvard University, and a doctorate in epidemiology from the University of North Carolina. Dr. Greenberg also holds honorary degrees from the College of Charleston, Simpson College and The Citadel. Following his training, Dr. Greenberg served for 12 years at Emory University, where he held several leadership positions, including chair of the medical school’s Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Deputy Director of the Winship Cancer Center and founding dean of the Rollins School of Public Health. Nationally recognized for his research on cancer, Dr. Greenberg has served on many scientific advisory boards.