Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global, Inc. (CTCA) has announced that Rajesh Garg, MD, JD, a highly regarded health-care industry leader with more than 25 years of experience across the health-care spectrum, will become its President and CEO. His appointment was effective June 20, 2016. He will also serve as a member of the company’s national Board of Directors.
Dr. Garg sees significant opportunities ahead for CTCA in its quest to conquer cancer. “Cancer remains a scourge that demands our collective attention and resolute commitment to defeat. CTCA stands at the forefront in providing patients with numerous innovative therapeutic options, including advanced genomic, precision, and immunotherapeutic programs; an unparalleled range of integrative therapies; and a caring, warm, and nurturing patient experience,” he said.
As a leader in the health-care group at McKinsey & Company, Dr. Garg guided many health-care companies through transformational change by spearheading innovative strategic growth, operations, and business development programs and initiatives. He earned his MD from Stanford Medical School and his JD from Yale Law School. ■