Director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation
Suzanne B. Schwartz, MD, MBA, is the Director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation at FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). Schwartz’s work in medical device cybersecurity includes raising awareness, educating, outreach, policy development, partnering and coalition-building within the healthcare and public health sector (HPH) as well as fostering collaborations across other government agencies and the private sector. Schwartz has been recognized for Excellence in Innovation at FDA’s Women’s History Month for her work in medical device cybersecurity. Schwartz chairs CDRH’s Cybersecurity Working Group. She also co-chairs the Government Coordinating Council for the HPH Critical Infrastructure Sector, focusing on the sector’s healthcare cyber-initiatives.