Dr. Desirée Cox, MD, PhD. CEO and Founder.
Born in The Bahamas, Dr. Desirée Cox, MD, PhD is a self-described ‘Healthcare-Creative’. Educated at McGill University (Canada), Oxford University (UK) and Cambridge University (UK), she is a Rhodes Scholar, medical doctor, creative artist, inventor, Thought-Leader in stem cell and regenerative medicine, Singularity University Social Impact Fellow and Ambassador for the SingularityU Nassau Chapter. She has over 20+ years experience applying outside-the-box approaches and leveraging crowd-collaboration to move paradigm-shifting health innovations from ideas to existence in the healthcare space.
She has a rare and unique range of skills and capacities gained from an impressive career that has spanned clinical medicine, academia, research and development, regulatory sciences, design, development and implementation of high-impact health and social enterprises, and consultant to biotech companies and major pharmaceutical companies including Amgen, GSK, and Novartis on pipeline therapeutic products and medical devices. She has worked in the UK, Europe, North America, The Bahamas and the Caribbean region.