Sean P. Kelly, MD

Attending Physician Beth Israel Lahey

Dr. Sean Kelly is a practicing emergency physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a level one trauma center and academic teaching hospital in Boston, MA. For several years, Dr. Kelly worked in hospital administration as Director of Graduate Medical Education, responsible for over 600 doctors in training, comprising over $65 million in annual Medicare funding. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine at Harvard Medical School, has published a textbook on emergency medicine and articles on medical education, and won several teaching awards, including the Harvard Affiliated EM Residency Best Teaching Attending and Role Model awards.

Dr. Kelly is also the Chief Medical Officer at Imprivata where he heads the company’s Clinical Workflow Productivity team, helping hospital systems and providers around the world balance productivity, efficiency and security in healthcare. He currently serves as the Chair of the CHIME Opioid Task Force Physician Advisory Board, which leverages IT industry expertise to fight the opioid epidemic. He trained at Harvard College, University of Massachusetts Medical School, and Vanderbilt University, where he served as resident and Chief Resident. He is board certified in Emergency Medicine and is a Fellow in the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Dr. Kelly was also the co-founder of Lifeguard Medical Group, a concierge practice run by emergency physicians, leveraging technology to provide state-of-the-art home care. He has served as a visiting professor at the University of Florence in Italy, First Aid physician at Fenway Park, and has enjoyed doing humanitarian and disaster relief work worldwide.