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Marty Makary, M.D.

Well-Known Surgeon at Johns Hopkins; Best-Selling Author; Patient Advocate & Healthcare Futurist

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 Marty Makary, M.D. Biography

Dr. Martin “Marty” Makary is the New York Times bestselling author of "Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care," a 2012 Library Journal Book of the Year about how transparency is revolutionizing medicine and empowering patients.

In addition to being the author of "Unaccountable," Dr. Makary is a leading healthcare expert and was the lead author of the original publications on the surgery checklist. He led the W.H.O. technical workgroup on developing metrics to measure surgical quality worldwide. Dr. Makary is a gastrointestinal surgeon, researcher and associate professor of health policy & management at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Makary is a medical commentator for CNN and FOX News and speaks on a wide variety of current health topics. A dynamic public speaker, he received the best teacher award for Georgetown University Medical School. His current efforts focus on common-sense reforms for healthcare and transparency of medical information. He is the author of over 150 publications on medical quality and health policy. Dr. Makary is the recipient of grants from the Department of Health & Human Services to study surgical outcomes and is currently funded by AHRQ to implement an intervention to decrease surgical complications in 100 American College of Surgeons participating hospitals. He serves on the leadership council of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP).

As a surgeon, he practices laparoscopic surgical oncology and gastrointestinal surgery. He is the director of the Johns Hopkins Pancreas Islet Transplantation Center. He lives in the Washington, D.C. area.

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Mama Maggie: The Untold Story of One Woman's Mission to Love the Forgotten Children of Egypt's Garbage Slums

Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care

Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care

Speaking Topics
  • The Future of Healthcare

    Using entertaining stories, Dr. Makary advocates for non-partisan, common-sense ways to address medicines challenges. He correlates the history of American medicine with its modern day conundrums. Healthcare is complex and its problems can be difficult to solve. Dr. Makary uses first-hand stories to illustrate the decision points that await policy makers and patients. He reviews the resultant scenarios and explains how consumers can prepare for upcoming changes to healthcare. In a non-partisan way, he highlights both the exciting positive changes in healthcare as well as its concerning trends. -What will healthcare look like in 10 years? -How can I prepare for the new healthcare landscape? -What are the best and worst aspects to the new healthcare system ahead?

  • Modern Medicines Transparency Revolution

    Many people find the healthcare system difficult to navigate. Finding the best care can be a challenge even for the most educated consumer. Dr. Makary describes how a new movement in American Healthcare seeks to make medical care safer, more transparent, and more honest. He details how doctors are at the helm of a national effort to fully disclose everything from bedside options to hospital performance. -What resources exist to help me find the best medical care? -How can I make informed decisions about my care? -What are the barriers for healthcare to conform to standard business principles?

  • The Myths And Truths About Living Healthy

    With many mixed messages from medical research, how can one know what to do when it comes to maximizing their personal health. Dr. Makary reviews the bottom-line take home points from the latest research on diet, exercise, and disease prevention. He debunks many popular myths and offers the latest research on what really makes us healthy. He challenges the status quo teachings and advocates for a holistic approach to living long. -From everything I hear on T.V. about my health, how can I know what to trust? -Which traditional diet plans flawed and why? -What the bottom-line when it comes to preventing health problems?

  • Understanding "Obamacare": Navigating the future of Healthcare

    The Affordable Care Act allowed many provisions to be written and clarified over the years after its passage. A professor of health policy at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Makary provides an entertaining and informative non-partisan overview of how "Obamacare" that will impact every business and every person in America. On a day-to-day level, the new law changes the way we will all interface with our doctor, hospital and insurance company.

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Marty Makary, M.D.

Well-Known Surgeon at Johns Hopkins; Best-Selling Author; Patient Advocate & Healthcare Futurist

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Marty Makary, M.D. Biography

Dr. Martin “Marty” Makary is the New York Times bestselling author of "Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care," a 2012 Library Journal Book of the Year about how transparency is revolutionizing medicine and empowering patients.

In addition to being the author of "Unaccountable," Dr. Makary is a leading healthcare expert and was the lead author of the original publications on the surgery checklist. He led the W.H.O. technical workgroup on developing metrics to measure surgical quality worldwide. Dr. Makary is a gastrointestinal surgeon, researcher and associate professor of health policy & management at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Makary is a medical commentator for CNN and FOX News and speaks on a wide variety of current health topics. A dynamic public speaker, he received the best teacher award for Georgetown University Medical School. His current efforts focus on common-sense reforms for healthcare and transparency of medical information. He is the author of over 150 publications on medical quality and health policy. Dr. Makary is the recipient of grants from the Department of Health & Human Services to study surgical outcomes and is currently funded by AHRQ to implement an intervention to decrease surgical complications in 100 American College of Surgeons participating hospitals. He serves on the leadership council of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP).

As a surgeon, he practices laparoscopic surgical oncology and gastrointestinal surgery. He is the director of the Johns Hopkins Pancreas Islet Transplantation Center. He lives in the Washington, D.C. area.

Marty Makary, M.D. Videos

  • Martin A. Makary, MD, MPH: Measure What Matters: Asking the Tough Questions
    Marty Makary is a top surgeon and prolific author. He has published widely on patient safety and led the World Health Organization to develop ways of...
  • Johns Hopkins’ Professor and "Unaccountable" Author, Marty Makary, MD
    Marty Makary MD, author of "Unaccountable" and surgical director at Johns Hopkins, at the MediFuture 2024 event, held the week of September 15 in...
  • Dr. Marty Makary - Who's watching you?
    Dr. Marty Makary spoke at the Surgical Quality Action Network's Spotlight Surgery in BC event on November 16, 2012. Here's what he told us in a...

Marty Makary, M.D. Books

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Marty Makary, M.D. Speaking Topics

  • The Future of Healthcare

    Using entertaining stories, Dr. Makary advocates for non-partisan, common-sense ways to address medicines challenges. He correlates the history of American medicine with its modern day conundrums. Healthcare is complex and its problems can be difficult to solve. Dr. Makary uses first-hand stories to illustrate the decision points that await policy makers and patients. He reviews the resultant scenarios and explains how consumers can prepare for upcoming changes to healthcare. In a non-partisan way, he highlights both the exciting positive changes in healthcare as well as its concerning trends. -What will healthcare look like in 10 years? -How can I prepare for the new healthcare landscape? -What are the best and worst aspects to the new healthcare system ahead?

  • Modern Medicines Transparency Revolution

    Many people find the healthcare system difficult to navigate. Finding the best care can be a challenge even for the most educated consumer. Dr. Makary describes how a new movement in American Healthcare seeks to make medical care safer, more transparent, and more honest. He details how doctors are at the helm of a national effort to fully disclose everything from bedside options to hospital performance. -What resources exist to help me find the best medical care? -How can I make informed decisions about my care? -What are the barriers for healthcare to conform to standard business principles?

  • The Myths And Truths About Living Healthy

    With many mixed messages from medical research, how can one know what to do when it comes to maximizing their personal health. Dr. Makary reviews the bottom-line take home points from the latest research on diet, exercise, and disease prevention. He debunks many popular myths and offers the latest research on what really makes us healthy. He challenges the status quo teachings and advocates for a holistic approach to living long. -From everything I hear on T.V. about my health, how can I know what to trust? -Which traditional diet plans flawed and why? -What the bottom-line when it comes to preventing health problems?

  • Understanding "Obamacare": Navigating the future of Healthcare

    The Affordable Care Act allowed many provisions to be written and clarified over the years after its passage. A professor of health policy at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Makary provides an entertaining and informative non-partisan overview of how "Obamacare" that will impact every business and every person in America. On a day-to-day level, the new law changes the way we will all interface with our doctor, hospital and insurance company.

FAQs on booking Marty Makary, M.D.

  • How to book Marty Makary, M.D.?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Marty Makary, M.D. for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Marty Makary, M.D., or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Marty Makary, M.D. or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Marty Makary, M.D.?

    Booking fees for Marty Makary, M.D., or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Marty Makary, M.D., please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Marty Makary, M.D.?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Marty Makary, M.D. for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Marty Makary, M.D. for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Marty Makary, M.D. or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Marty Makary, M.D. or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Marty Makary, M.D. is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Marty Makary, M.D. for your event is $20,000 - $30,000. Marty Makary, M.D. generally travels from Washington, DC, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Daniel Kraft, M.D., Karen DeSalvo, Dr. Jeffrey Bauer, Dr. Joel Selanikio and Ian Morrison. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Marty Makary, M.D. for an upcoming event.

Marty Makary, M.D. Speaker Videos

  • Martin A. Makary, MD, MPH: Measure What Matters: Asking the Tough Questions
    Marty Makary is a top surgeon and prolific author. He has published widely on patient safety and led the World Health Organization to develop ways of measuring quality. He is known in the medical...
    Johns Hopkins’ Professor and "Unaccountable" Author, Marty Makary, MD
    Marty Makary MD, author of "Unaccountable" and surgical director at Johns Hopkins, at the MediFuture 2024 event, held the week of September 15 in Tampa, FLA. For more, please visit...
  • Dr. Marty Makary - Who's watching you?
    Dr. Marty Makary spoke at the Surgical Quality Action Network's Spotlight Surgery in BC event on November 16, 2012. Here's what he told us in a private interview afterwards about serving as role...
    Dr. Marty Makary discusses his book UNACCOUNTABLE
    Surgeon and author Dr. Marty Makary discusses the issues in his book "Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care." To learn more visit...

Marty Makary, M.D. Speaking Topics

  • The Future of Healthcare

    Using entertaining stories, Dr. Makary advocates for non-partisan, common-sense ways to address medicines challenges. He correlates the history of American medicine with its modern day conundrums. Healthcare is complex and its problems can be difficult to solve. Dr. Makary uses first-hand stories to illustrate the decision points that await policy makers and patients. He reviews the resultant scenarios and explains how consumers can prepare for upcoming changes to healthcare. In a non-partisan way, he highlights both the exciting positive changes in healthcare as well as its concerning trends. -What will healthcare look like in 10 years? -How can I prepare for the new healthcare landscape? -What are the best and worst aspects to the new healthcare system ahead?

  • Modern Medicines Transparency Revolution

    Many people find the healthcare system difficult to navigate. Finding the best care can be a challenge even for the most educated consumer. Dr. Makary describes how a new movement in American Healthcare seeks to make medical care safer, more transparent, and more honest. He details how doctors are at the helm of a national effort to fully disclose everything from bedside options to hospital performance. -What resources exist to help me find the best medical care? -How can I make informed decisions about my care? -What are the barriers for healthcare to conform to standard business principles?

  • The Myths And Truths About Living Healthy

    With many mixed messages from medical research, how can one know what to do when it comes to maximizing their personal health. Dr. Makary reviews the bottom-line take home points from the latest research on diet, exercise, and disease prevention. He debunks many popular myths and offers the latest research on what really makes us healthy. He challenges the status quo teachings and advocates for a holistic approach to living long. -From everything I hear on T.V. about my health, how can I know what to trust? -Which traditional diet plans flawed and why? -What the bottom-line when it comes to preventing health problems?

  • Understanding "Obamacare": Navigating the future of Healthcare

    The Affordable Care Act allowed many provisions to be written and clarified over the years after its passage. A professor of health policy at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Makary provides an entertaining and informative non-partisan overview of how "Obamacare" that will impact every business and every person in America. On a day-to-day level, the new law changes the way we will all interface with our doctor, hospital and insurance company.

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All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

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