Bruce A. Meyer, M.D., M.B.A., is Executive Vice President for Health System Affairs and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UT Southwestern. As the Health System Affairs EVP, he is responsible for overseeing the entire UT Southwestern clinical enterprise including the University Hospitals, Faculty Practice and contracts with clinical partner institutions. Previously he served as Vice-President for Medical Affairs and Executive Director of the Faculty Practice Plan at UT Southwestern. Prior to coming to Dallas, he had been the Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the CEO of the Faculty Practice at UMass Memorial Health Care. In addition, at various times in his career, he has served as a site clerkship director, a residency program director and as a fellowship director. He has served on numerous national and institutional committees and is an oral Board examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has been selected to the "Best Doctors in America" since 1999. He received his undergraduate education at UT Austin, his medical degree from UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, and his M.B.A. from the University of Tennessee.


Medical School
University of Texas Health Sci (1984), Medicine
Graduate School
University of Tennessee-Knoxvi (1999), Business Administration

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Cancer & Pregnancy
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Pregnancy, Complications
  • Research Interest

    • Perineal trauma prevention
    • Preeclampsia prediction with biomarkers
    • Psychosocial stressors and pregnancy outcome


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus with a reflectance photometer: accuracy and precision of the single-operator model.
    Murphy NJ, Meyer BA, O'Kell RT, Hogard ME Obstet Gynecol 1994 Jun 83 6 1038-42

    Honors & Awards

    • APGO Faculty Teaching Award
      University of Massachusetts (2007)
    • Award of Research Excellence, SMFM Annual Meeting
      Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (2002)
    • APGO Faculty Teaching Award
      SUNY - Stony Brook (1996)
    • APGO Faculty Teaching Award
      University of Missouri at Kansas City (1992)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • ACOG
    • APGO
    • SMFM