John Whyte, MD, MPH

John Whyte, MD, MPH

John Whyte, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer at WebMD, leads development of strategic partnerships that create meaningful change around important public health issues. He has written extensively, creating award-winning health content for TV and the web, and developed numerous initiatives addressing diversity in clinical trials. Dr. Whyte currently sees patients in Washington, DC, Virginia and Maryland.


  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration -- Director of Professional Affairs and Stakeholder Engagement, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
  • Discovery Channel -- Chief Medical Expert & Vice President, Health and Medical Education


  • Duke University Medical Center -- Internal Medicine Residency
  • Harvard University School of Public Health -- Master of Public Health, Health Policy and Management
  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine -- Doctor of Medicine
  • Stanford University -- Health Services Research Fellow; Department of Medicine Attending Physician
  • University of Pennsylvania -- BA Chemistry
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