Operating Partners

Shawn Ryan, MD

Board of Directors, Column Health


Dr. Shawn is a Board of Directors Member at Column Health, Shore Capital’s second medication-assisted treatment platform investment. Dr. Shawn Ryan is the Co-Founder, President and Chief Medical Officer of Brightview. For over 12 years, Dr. Ryan practiced Emergency Medicine in the Greater Cincinnati area. During that time, he functioned as a hospital administrator for Mercy Health (Department Chairman of Quality and Patient Safety). While at Mercy Health, he saw how heroin/opioid abuse affected communities and for the past 7 years, has worked tirelessly to help resolve it. He serves on regional, state, and national committees/workgroups focused on turning the tide of this epidemic. He is the immediate past president of the Ohio Society of Addiction Medicine and the Chair of Payer Relations for ASAM. A board-certified addiction specialist and a board-certified emergency physician, Dr. Ryan trained in emergency medicine at the University of Cincinnati and simultaneously obtained his MBA while completing his residency.


Medication-Assisted Treatment