Dr. Kamran Khan

founder and chief executive officer, BlueDot; professor of medicine and public health, University of Toronto

Dr. Kamran Khan is the Founder and CEO of BlueDot, a Professor of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Toronto, and a practicing infectious disease physician. Dr. Khan founded BlueDot in 2013, creating a social enterprise dedicated to strengthening global readiness for dangerous epidemics by harnessing the vast potential of big data and information technologies. Through his role at BlueDot and as a professor, Dr. Khan works to build greater resilience to the threats posed by infectious diseases.