Global Conference 2017
Wyatt W. Decker, M.D., is Mayo Clinic vice president and chief executive officer of Mayo Clinic in Arizona. As a vice president of the largest not-for-profit integrated multispecialty group practice in the nation, Dr. Decker helps direct Mayo Clinic’s research, education, and clinical operations in Arizona, Florida, and Minnesota. Dr. Decker is directly responsible for Mayo Clinic operations in Arizona, which includes launching Mayo Medical School Arizona in conjunction with Arizona State University; constructing state-of-the-art NCI-designated Cancer Center with proton beam therapy; pioneering the use of telemedicine technologies to provide health care expertise to affiliated practices nationwide; and, providing health care for 95,000 patients each year at Mayo’s four locations in greater Phoenix. Mayo Clinic Hospital in Arizona was ranked by Consumer Reports as the nation’s #1 safest teaching hospital in 2012, while all three of Mayo Clinic’s flagship hospitals nationally were ranked in the top 10.