Dr. Robert Cox knew his future when he decided to become a physician…in 9th grade! Pursuit of this dream led to a successful private practice in Internal Medicine and national recognition as a specialist in Infectious Diseases.
Although his journey was one of both personal and professional evolution, one element remained constant…his passion for speaking!Throughout his training and his years in practice, Dr. Cox addressed groups of all sizes on a wide range of issues. It became clear that whether he was speaking to a single frightened patient or to a group of professionals, he had an ability to take complex topics and to communicate them simply, so that they could be easily understood. He is now recognized as a physician who truly is a professional speaker, not just a doctor who speaks. He is a member of the National Speakers Association and he is the founder of BioForecasts. Today he uses his passion for communicating and his skill as a physician to address corporate and association audiences on the Biological Future that we will all come to see.Dr. Cox’s undergraduate education was at Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with honors in Biology. He then completed the equivalent of four years of medical school in just three years at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and continued there for his Internal Medicine Internship and Residency. Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases was accomplished at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, followed by 22 years of medical practice in the Denver, Colorado area.In addition to practicing medicine, Dr. Cox gained prominence in the business arena as a founding member and medical director of IVY Meds of America as well as Viatical Transitions. He served on the boards of directors of several organizations including the Association for Continuing Education, OPIVITA and Pragmatix Consulting, Inc.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Robert L. Cox and other top speakers and celebrities.