Jeffrey S. Reznick holds nearly twenty years of experience in nonprofit and university executive management, finance, strategic planning, and interdisciplinary program design, development, and implementation. He is also an accomplished historian, author, and public speaker with extensive knowledge of the national nonprofit sector, federal government agencies, and National Capital Area medical, scientific, educational, and cultural institutions.

Dr. Reznick is currently chief of the History of Medicine Division of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), National Institutes of Health. He joined the NLM in November 2009, as deputy chief of its History of Medicine Division, following his tenure as director the Institute for the Study of Occupation and Health at the American Occupational Therapy Foundation. Previously, he was senior curator of the National Museum of Health and Medicine, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (NMHM/AFIP). Prior to his tenure at the NMHM/AFIP, from 2001 to 2005, Dr. Reznick was executive director and senior research fellow of the Orthotic and Prosthetic Assistance Fund, the official philanthropy of the U.S. orthotics and prosthetics community. From 1999 to 2001, he served as assistant director of Emory University’s Institute for Comparative and International Studies (now Institute for Critical International Studies) and a postdoctoral research fellow in the Center for the Study of Health, Culture, and Society at the Rollins School of Public Health. In 1997, Dr. Reznick established Emory’s first cross-disciplinary roundtable for faculty and students engaged in public health policy and the history of medicine and public health. He convened the “History of Medicine Group at Emory” for four years until the fall of 2001, when he was appointed to the executive directorship of the Orthotic and Prosthetic Assistance Fund.

Dr. Reznick is native of Rochester, New York, and lives in Rockville, Maryland, with his wife, Allison, and their two daughters. He received his MA and PhD from Emory University and his BA from the University of Rochester, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa.