Toby Cosgrove, MD, is former CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic (2004-2017), and currently serves as Executive Advisor to Cleveland Clinic. He went to the University of Virginia School of Medicine received a Bronze Star in the U.S. Air Force in Vietnam. As a cardiac surgeon, he performed more than 22,000 operations and holds 30 patents for medical innovations. He grew Cleveland Clinic’s international presence; oversaw the significant expansion of clinical services, IT and patient visits; and nearly doubled its facilities footprint.