Dr. Latisha Rowe, MD, MBA
Dr. Latisha T. Rowe, M.D., MBA, is a practicing Family Medicine in Houston, Texas. A physician leader in the field of telemedicine, she is the founder of The Rowe Network, which provides practice management support for physicians in private practice and physician startups. She is also the founder of the Minority Virtual Physicians Society, a non-profit dedicated to increasing minority physician engagement in digital health, especially women physicians.
Dr. Rowe achieved her Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology from The University of Miami. She obtained her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, and then completed her Family Medicine residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Following her residency, she completed a Physician Executive Fellowship with Kelsey Seybold Clinic; the nation’s first Accredited Accountable Care Organization. The fellowship included earning an Executive Master of Business Administration degree from the prestigious Bauer College of Business. After her fellowship, she created the Rowetation Nutritional Challenge, a healthy lifestyle movement, which allowed her to engage individuals around the globe and inspired her to create an online practice to reach her 10,000+ social medial followers.
She was named Top 40 under 40 by the National Medical Association in 2012 and was the recipient of the prestigious Pinnacle Award by the Greater Houston Black Chamber of Commerce in 2014. Dr. Rowe is also an active member of The Texas Medical Association and numerous local organizations including the Harris County Medical Society, Physicians Working Together, the Physicians Mom Group and the American Telemedicine Association. She currently serves as an ambassador for the American Telemedicine Association and uses her influence to encourage physicians to become more engaged in the transformation of healthcare through digital health.
Dr Rowe is passionate about preventative medicine and physician entrepreneurship. In her spare time she enjoys running, reading, traveling and spending time with her 5 year old son Chase Christopher.