Dr. Jadad is a Canadian-Colombian physician, innovator, entrepreneur and philosopher. He leads initiatives with heads of state, multinational companies, communities, entrepreneurs and scientists from all over the planet, accompanying them during critical decisions in periods of maximum uncertainty.
He holds a medical degree from Xavierian University in Colombia, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Balliol College, at the University of Oxford in the UK.
He founded the Centre for Digital Therapeutics in Toronto, Canada, a simulator of the future of health and medicine, and created the Jadad Scale, the most widely used tool to assess clinical trial quality. He has authored 12 books and hundreds of scientific publications. His latest book, published in 2023, is ‘Healthy No Matter What’.
Dr. Jadad is a member of the Public Health Leadership Coalition, a group of world-class individuals assembled and coordinated by the World Federation of Public Health Associations, to support evidence-informed decisions and accountability around existential threats facing humanity, and to enable a more equitable and sustainable approach to health for all.