Vice President, Business Development and Surgical Director, Otolaryngology; Doctella
A systems thinker and healthcare innovation enthusiast
Ayesha is a practicing sinus surgeon and clinical instructor at Harvard Medical School with over 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry. As an ear, nose and throat surgeon, Ayesha pioneered ground-breaking research in sinus inflammation and clinical outcomes in sinus disease. Dr. Khalid currently serves as vice president of business development at Doctella – a company dedicated to change the patient experience during surgery, using technology to enhance the interaction between patients and doctors. She has also worked as a strategic consultant, advising private equity firms on evaluating health care entities for acquisition. Ayesha co-founded the Hacking Medicine Institute to engage stakeholders in conversations to accelerate paradigm shifts in healthcare service delivery.