Dr. Bernard Ashby

SpecialityCardiologist, Entrepreneur, and Humanitarian
The Billion Dollar Industry: Managed CareThis session invites business professionals, business consultants, health care providers, and investors to learn about the vast opportunities in the health care field left untapped within our community. Dr. Ashby and panelists will go over the business principles of this industry, where there are opportunities and what are the ways in which professionals in or out of the health care field can benefit.
BiographyDr. Ashby is a vascular cardiologist and internist who specializes in clinical cardiology, vascular medicine, and general medicine. He was born and raised in South Florida and is of Caribbean descent. Dr. Ashby attended medical school at Cornell University in New York and studied health policy at Princeton University in New Jersey. He completed his internship and residency at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. He completed his cardiology training at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC, where he was named chief fellow. Dr. Ashby also completed a postdoctoral clinical and research fellowship in vascular medicine at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He started his career as an academic vascular cardiologist at Mount Sinai Medical Center and professor of Medicine at Columbia University. Dr. Ashby now owns AshbyMDSolutions an independent consulting company that also owns and operates medical facilities and physician practices. He also serves as co-owner and medical director of Qualis Diagnostics a vascular imaging company.

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The Summit is put on by the Black Professionals Netwok (BPN) a 501C3 social learning organization focused on furthering the goals of our professionals. Our mission is simple – reduce the career achievemnet gap for professionals of color by providing them access to resources and opportunities for their overall success.