Former Chief Medical Officer at Salesforce; Author, Dead Wrong: Diagnosing and Treating Healthcare's Information Illness
"Dr. G" is a highly regarded rheumatologist who plays a prominent role in advocating for public health and wellbeing within the tech industry. In her talks, she effectively communicates the intersection of clinical medicine, business, and digital health, inspiring audiences to prioritize wellness in their personal and professional lives.
Dr. Geeta Nayyar – “Dr. G” is a distinguished rheumatologist and renowned expert in health IT, most recently serving as the Chief Medical Officer at Salesforce. Her expertise lies in bridging the gap between the worlds of clinical medicine, business, and digital health. With a deep commitment to medical innovation, she serves on the Board of the American Telemedicine Association and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Alumni Association, where she plays an instrumental role in steering decision-making processes.
Dr. G is a highly respected thought leader whose work and knowledge have earned her multiple media appearances, including CNN and PBS. Her insights are regularly featured on platforms like CNBC and Yahoo Finance, cementing her status as a leading voice in the healthcare industry. In her book, Dead Wrong, released in in the Fall of 2023, Dr. G delves into the root cause of medicine’s “information illness” through a collection of rich stories and insights derived from the boardroom. She makes a compelling case for healthcare leaders to take responsibility for addressing the industry’s challenges and promoting trust and health literacy on a broader scale.
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DEAD WRONG: Misinformation and Disinformation in Healthcare
In the face of the worst pandemic in generations, misinformation is killing Americans, demoralizing clinicians, and harming the healthcare system. In DEAD WRONG, Dr. Geeta Nayyar takes readers on a journey to understand the consequences of conspiracy theories and snake oil on U.S. healthcare. Through rich stories from the field, she diagnoses medicine’s information illness and describes potential treatment plans. Building trust and health literacy at scale, she argues, requires healthcare leaders to take responsibility for the problem and its solutions.
The Future of Healthcare
What is the future of medical innovation and how will we unlock the promise of new technologies? Which scientific advances are most likely to immensely transform health outcomes and the deliverability of medicine?
In this informative presentation, Dr. G covers digital transformation in the health care sector, from the coherent care system that technology and AI can provide to the scientific discoveries that can cure or provide therapeutics to once-puzzling diseases and what enabled these advances.
Women in Leadership
In this insightful and motivating presentation, Dr. G draws from her experiences rising to top-level positions at prominent organizations like AT&T and Salesforce to empower other women to be the best leaders they can be. Dr. Nayyar believes women are essential to driving transformation in the STEM fields. In this address, she offers advice to aspiring leaders and shares anecdotal stories of her successes.