Dr. G is a world renowned speaker on innovation who has inspired leaders of all types of organizations on how to “think differently and inoculate against status quo”. He has delivered over 250 inspirational keynotes for both public and private events, to over 30,000 people, in over 30 global cities at some of the worlds most prominent stages – including TEDxMidAtlantic, Exponential Medicine, SxSW, Health 2.0, and much more. He has been featured on CNBC, MM&M, and various other media outlets.
As an innovation-focused executive for the past 20+ years, Dr. G has studied, interviewed, worked for, and advised forward-thinking leaders from the worlds most recognized companies helping to transform mediocre progress into breakthrough growth. Companies such as Marriott, Roche, Google, American Express, LG, Klick Health, Digitas Health, Merck, Astellas, Medstar, Johns Hopkins, HealthLoop, and many more have sought the perspectives and ideas from Dr. G to help them both think and do different.
Most recently Dr. G was the Chief Medical Officer and Head of Product Innovation for Physicians Interactive Holdings (sold to Merck), where he led a world-class team to ideate, design, build, and deploy disruptive solutions for a health audience. In addition to his executive roles, he serves as an Adjunct Professor of “Medical Innovation and Entrepreneurship” at Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, Duke Corporate Education, and Singularity University while also sitting on numerous company boards as an investor and advisor.
Dr. G received his MD from The George Washington University School of Medicine, his MPH from The George Washington University School of Public Health, and his MBA from Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.