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Rebecca Weintraub, MD, is the Faculty Director of the Global Health Delivery Project at Harvard University, a Faculty member at Harvard Medical School and an associate physician in the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Rebecca is a practicing internist and vaccinator.
Dr. Weintraub launched the Better Evidence Program at Ariadne Labs, to design, test, and scale digital tools. Currently, Better Evidence engages 50,000 providers and public health leaders in 160+ countries and 120+ medical schools. In the midst of the pandemic, she spearheaded a new portfolio of tools to inform the allocation and delivery of COVID-19 vaccines. Dr. Weintraub advises public health departments, employers, and Ministries of Health and serves on the boards of social enterprises.
Her research has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Nature, Health Affairs and Harvard Business Review and her work has also been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, BBC, Netflix and NPR.
Rebecca graduated from Yale University, Stanford School of Medicine, and completed her medical training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Rebecca is a Fellow of the third class of the Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.