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Ryan Wiley, Dr.

Sep 14, 15:30|Teva Hall

Partnerships in Health Innovation: Expanding Paradigms of Private Profit and the Public Good

President of Shift Health

Dr. Ryan Wiley is President of Shift Health. With extensive experience in corporate, R&D and innovation strategy, opportunity evaluation, implementation oversight, capacity-building and public-private partnerships, Ryan has successfully worked with multinational companies, governments, academic institutions, not-for-profit organizations and healthcare providers around the world to shift thinking about healthcare and life sciences strategy.  
Ryan has effectively facilitated and managed ground-breaking alliances that have opened new markets and leveraged hundreds of millions of dollars in investment, and he has worked seamlessly with the public and private sectors on system transformation, economic development, health research, global health and commercialization initiatives across North America, Latin America, Europe, Southeast Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East.  
Ryan is an Assistant Professor at McMaster University, Chair of Research Canada, Director of CanHealth International, Director of Amref Health Africa, past Director of Women’s College Hospital Foundation, founding Co-chair of neWCHapter at Women’s College Hospital Foundation, past Chair of New Leaders of Sunnybrook Foundation and Advisor to the Ontario Brain Institute.  
Ryan holds a PhD in immunology from McMaster University and has published in the areas of asthma/allergy, immunology, pharmacology and gene therapy.