Who is Martin Makary? Bio, Career, Net Worth, Wife, & Children
Quick Facts of Martin Makary
|Full Name||Martin Makary|
|Spouse||Kirsten Powers ( 2010 - 2013)|
|Education||Bucknell University, Thomas Jefferson University and Harvard University|
Martin Makary is an American surgeon, author, and Johns Hopkins health policy expert. He serves as Fox News contributor and has written for The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, USA Today, TIME, and CNN. Besides, Makary has authored several books, including “Unaccountable” and “The Price We Pay.”
Short Biography of Martin Makary
Makary was born in Liverpool, England. He later moved to Baltimore with his family and then to Danville, Pennsylvania, where his father was appointed as a hematologist at the Geisinger Medical Center.
Martin studied at Bucknell University, Thomas Jefferson University, and Harvard University, serving as the president of the student body and later on the alumni board at Harvard. He has a Masters of Public Health degree with a concentration in Health Policy.
What is Martin Makary’s net worth?
Martin Makary’s net worth is estimated at $2 million, as per several online sources. He is a physician at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and teaches health policy and management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Besides, he is the founding director of the Johns Hopkins Center For Surgical Outcomes Research and Clinical Trials.
Additionally, he has been a visiting professor at more than 30 U.S. medical schools. In 2018, Marty became elected to the National Academy of Medicine and currently serves as the principal investigator for three national grants.
Markary authored two New York Times bestsellers, “Mama Maggie” and “Unaccountable.” The latter became turned into a hit TV series, The Resident, that aired on Fox in 2018. Moreover, he serves as a frequent medical commentator of NBC and Fox News. He is also editor-in-chief of MedPage Today and founder and executive director of Improving Wisely.
Personal Life: Is Marty Markary married?
Markary married Kirsten Powers, author, columnist, and political analyst, in January 2010. They remained together for three years before ending their marriage in 2013. The ex-couple have no children together.
Marty joined Twitter in September 2009 and has 27.4K followers as of now. You can follow Marty on Twitter at @MartyMakary.