Marty Makary, M.D.

Marty Makary, M.D.

Keynote Speaker: Healthcare Futurist, Johns Hopkins Surgeon & Professor of Public Health

Marty Makary, M.D. Biography

Dr. Makary is a health care futurist, Johns Hopkins surgeon, and Professor of Public Health. Makary is a frequent medical commentator on NBC and FOX News and a leading voice for physicians, writing for the Wall Street Journal and USA Today. He advises policy leaders at the highest levels of government on health care and leads an advocacy effort to re-build the public trust in American hospitals.

Dr. Makary is a champion of lifestyle medicine and the re-design of how people interface with the health care system. As gastrointestinal surgeon, he is a strong proponent of healthy foods and the impact of the microbiome on health.

His bestselling book The Price We Pay: What Broke American Healthcare--And How to Fix It is a call to re-build the public trust in the medical profession. He advocates for the new movement of relationship-based clinics that spend time with patients to address the social, economic, and lifestyle determinants of health. His book has been described as “a must-read for every American” by Steve Forbes and a “deep dive into the real issues driving up the cost of health care” by Dr. Don Berwick. His previous bestselling book Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You was adapted for television into the hit medical series The Resident.

Dr. Makary has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine and named one of America’s 20 most influential people in health care by Health Leaders magazine. He is the Editor-in-Chief of MedPage Today and speaks frequently the future of health and health care. His current research focuses on the appropriateness of medical care and the impact of the health care cost crisis on low-income populations. Using a non-partisan approach, Dr. Makary explains the current billing-throughput system of medical care and explains how the disruptors who are revolutionizing the way we get care.

Dr. Makary was the lead author the Surgical Checklist and later served in leadership with Atul Gawande on the World Health Organization Surgery Checklist project. Makary has published more than 250 scientific articles, including articles on organizational culture in health care, price and quality transparency, and public health.

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Marty Makary, M.D. Videos

The Next Pandemic | Marty Makary | TEDxPearlStreet - YouTube
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How much does it cost to book Marty Makary, M.D.?

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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.

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Marty Makary, M.D. is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including Health, Healthcare and Authors. The estimated speaking fee range to book Marty Makary, M.D. for live events is $20,000 - $30,000, and for virtual events $10,000 - $20,000. 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 Dr. Joel Selanikio, David Agus and Toby Cosgrove. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Marty Makary, M.D. for an upcoming event.

Marty Makary, M.D. Videos

The Next Pandemic | Marty Makary | TEDxPearlStreet - YouTube
Cutting Through COVID-19 Fake News (w/Dr. Marty Makary ...
StartUp Health Festival: Fireside Chat, Dr. Marty Makary, MedPage ...
Marty Makary: Surgeon, Bestselling Author & Public Health Expert ...
Cutting Through The Medical Money Games | Dr. Marty Makary ...

Marty Makary, M.D. Reviews

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Marty Makary, M.D. Speaking Topics

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • 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 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?

Marty Makary, M.D. News

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 including Health, Healthcare and Authors. The estimated speaking fee range to book Marty Makary, M.D. for live events is $20,000 - $30,000, and for virtual events $10,000 - $20,000. 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 Dr. Joel Selanikio, David Agus and Toby Cosgrove. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Marty Makary, M.D. for an upcoming event.

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