Candidate for Member-at-Large
Marc Harrison, MD
Chief of International Business Development, Cleveland Clinic
AmCham Member for 4 years, currently Platinum Member
Marc Harrison, MD, serves as Chief Executive Officer of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, a world‐class multispecialty hospital specifically designed to address a range of Abu Dhabi’s most complex medical requirements. Dr. Harrison is responsible for overseeing Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s overall strategy and effective operation as the first‐ever US multispecialty hospital to be replicated outside of North America. He leads the organization’s approximately 3,000 Caregivers to deliver on key promises: bringing Cleveland Clinic‐quality care to Abu Dhabi; providing alternatives to traveling abroad for complex and critical care requirements; and developing the next generation of Emirati leaders. Dr. Harrison joined Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi in 2011 after 12 years with US‐based Cleveland Clinic, where he held roles such as Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Chairman of the Department of Pediatric Critical Care, Associate Chief of Staff, Director of Medical Operations and, most recently, Chief Medical Operations Officer. He holds a medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School, a Master’s in Medical Management from Carnegie Mellon University and a certificate in Managing Healthcare Delivery from Harvard Business School. Dr. Harrison is a Fellow of both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.