Dr. John J. Whyte is the Chief Medical Officer of WebMD where he leads WebMD’s efforts to develop and expand strategic partnerships that create meaningful change around important and timely public health issues. Formerly he was the Director of Professional Affairs and Stakeholder Engagement at the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Prior to that, he was the Vice President for Continuing Medical Education at Discovery Health Channel, which belongs to the media conglomerate of Discovery Communications. He is a board-certified internist and earned a Master’s of Public Health (MPH) in Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Whyte has written extensively in the medical and lay press on health policy issues.