Daniel Knecht, MD

Daniel Knecht, MD

Vice President, Chief Clinical Innovation Officer
CVS Caremark

A board-certified internist, Daniel Knecht, M.D., currently serves as Vice President, Chief Clinical Innovation Officer, CVS Caremark. Dr. Knecht’s focus is on helping clients better understand the evolving clinical landscape of specialty medications, develop strategies for better patient care and outcomes, and manage costs.

Prior to this role, as Vice President, Clinical Product, Dr. Knecht was responsible for clinical product ideation, concept development and testing, optimization, launch, performance, and measurement in collaboration with key stakeholders across the enterprise.

Dr. Knecht is a Fulbright scholar and graduated with honors from Dartmouth College. He also has a joint M.D., M.B.A., from Weill Cornell Medical College and Johnson Graduate School of Management where he was a recipient of the Lee Family Scholarship. He is an associate clinical professor at Mount Sinai West in New York City where he still sees patients, and a member of the Board of the Foundation of CUNY School of Public Health.