About the Presenters
Bruce Culleton, M.D.
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, CVS Kidney Care
Bruce Culleton provides medical oversight and guidance to all strategic initiatives for CVS Kidney Care. Before joining CVS Health in 2017, he spent more than 10 years in the medical device industry in a variety of global medical affairs and clinical development roles. He has also worked as an academic nephrologist and has published more than 100 scientific papers related to chronic kidney disease, dialysis and clinical practice guidelines.
Bruce received his medical degree and fellowship diplomas in internal medicine and nephrology from the Royal College of Canada. He also earned a fellowship diploma in clinical epidemiology from the Framingham Heart Study and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Head of Operations, CVS Kidney Care
Michael Vollmer serves as the Head of Operations for CDVS Kidney Care, providing broad strategic guidance and operational oversight of portfolio products and services. Before joining CVS Kidney Care, Michael served as Division Vice President at Davita, managing kidney dialysis operations in the Missouri and Arkansas markets where he oversaw the P&L for 83 clinical programs. Prior to DaVita, Michael served as the Director, Innovations Accelerator Team, at Ascension where he led a nationwide launch and operationalization of the first synchronous Online Care capability of any hospital system in the United States, and launched a nationwide healthcare finance and travel company.
Michael received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Business Administration from Washington University in St. Louis, Olin Business School. He also attended the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA).