-- August 16, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 16 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the American Medical Association (AMA) elected Dr. Robert Wah, chief medical officer and vice president of CSC’s North American Public Sector line of business, as chair-elect of the AMA Board of Trustees for the 2010-2011 year. He will become chair of the board in June 2011. The elections were held at the recent Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates in Chicago, Ill.
AMA officers/trustees represent the association before governmental agencies and national and international health-related organizations, as well as at policy forums, public information meetings and media relations events. The board sets priorities, allocates financial resources, and interprets and implements policies.
“We congratulate Robert on his achievement and wish him success as he promotes the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health,” said Mike Gaffney, president of CSC's North American Public Sector Civil and Health Services group. “This esteemed position is a testament to Robert’s dedication and commitment to transforming healthcare with better information for better decisions, which is at the heart of CSC’s government health services and solutions.”
Wah has been a member of the AMA House of Delegates for 16 years and served as chair of the AMA Council on Long Range Planning and Development. Wah also served as chair of the AMA Young Physicians Section.
At CSC, Wah is responsible for leading and growing CSC’s federal health information technology business. Wah focuses on federal and state government agencies that are responsible for health information and works collaboratively with CSC’s commercial and global business units that also serve the healthcare sector.
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CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC’s advanced capabilities include system design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. The company has been recognized as a leader in the industry, including being named by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for Information Technology Services (2010). Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 95,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 2, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.