About

Darria Long Gillespie, MD MBA FACEP, is an ER doctor, Mom,  TV and media health expert and radio host, and Sharecare executive.

As a board certified emergency physician, she works in the emergency department at Northside Hospital, Atlanta and is a national spokesperson for the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Dr. Darria is a frequent health expert on national TV (CNN, CNBC, FoxNews Network, and The Dr. Oz show), and is also Senior Vice President of Clinical Strategy at Sharecare, where she writes “The Busy Woman’s Guide to Health…and Sanity” for The Huffington Post, Sharecare.com, and The Doctor Oz Blog.  She also hosts Sharecare Radio, a podcast and radio show on RadioMD.

Dr. Darria earned her medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine, her residency in emergency medicine from Yale University School of Medicine and her MBA from Harvard Business School. After residency she joined the faculty at Harvard Medical School, where she worked in the ER at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA.

Dr. Darria has authored a chapter in the preeminent text of Emergency Medicine, and both published and presented research in disciplines including plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery and hospital strategic/financial business development.