John W. Beard, MD, MBA
Dr. John Beard, MD, is a board-certified anesthesiologist and the Chief Medical Officer at ICU Medical Inc. At ICU, Dr. Beard’s focus is on innovation, patient safety, regulatory compliance, thought leadership, and clinical evidence development. Prior to joining ICU, Dr. Beard was in clinical practice for twelve years, including roles in pre-admission clinics, operating rooms, and labor and delivery units. During the course of his practice, Dr. Beard led multiple quality improvement initiatives and held leadership positions including Chairman and Medical Director of the Department of Anesthesia.