John W. Kennedy, M.D.

President, AMGA Foundation, and Chief Medical Officer, AMGA


John W. Kennedy, M.D., is president, AMGA Foundation, and chief medical officer, AMGA. Dr. Kennedy previously served as division director of endocrinology at Geisinger Health System in Danville, PA, where he led the clinical, education, research, and quality program development and expansion for the health system.

Prior to his role at Geisinger, Dr. Kennedy served as managing partner at Diabetes & Endocrinology Associates, P.A., in Hamilton, NJ. There, he transitioned the hospital-owned group into a four-physician specialty private practice.

Dr. Kennedy is board certified in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Jefferson Medical College, now the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, in Philadelphia, PA. He performed his internal medicine residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA, and his fellowship in diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism at the Joslin Diabetes Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Kennedy graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in chemistry.