James Bien, MD

James Bien, MD

Board Member


Dr. James Bien, a pediatrician, served as Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Quality and Patient Safety with Indiana University Health.  He has been a member of the Bauer Board of Directors since 2012, including serving a term as President. Within Greater Lafayette Dr. Bien supported our community’s response to at-risk children by serving as the pediatrician representative on the local Child Protection Team.  In his professional positions, Dr. Bien has been influential in supporting our community’s response throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

He enjoys cycling, live performances, and our local restaurants.  Dr. Bien and his wife, Cadi, live in West Lafayette where they raised their three children after moving to the community in 1999.

Term:  2012 - Present