About Dr. Nwando

DrNwando, or Dr. Jacqueline Nwando Olayiwola, MD, MPH, CPE, FAAFP, is a Nigerian-American
Physician, Professor, Author, Speaker, Consultant and Advocate.

She is the CEO and Founder of Inspire Health Solutions, LLC and the Association of Minority Women Professionals, based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is also the Chief Clinical Transformation Officer of RubiconMD, a leading technology company that provides electronic consultations between physicians to improve access to care. She holds two faculty appointments, as an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Francisco Department of Family & Community Medicine and an Instructor in the Center for Family & Community Medicine at Columbia University. She currently provides clinical care at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital’s Family Health Center. She previously served as the Director of the UCSF Center for Excellence in Primary Care and the Chief Medical Officer of Community Health Center, Inc., Connecticut’s largest Federally Qualified Health Center System.

DrNwando is an international leader and change agent and has contributed significantly to health care redesign and transformation in the United States, as well as United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and Nigeria. She is also a leader in Health and Social equity, Minority Women’s issues and women’s empowerment, and conceived and curated a national movement in the United States to empower and inspire Minority Women Professionals movement to excel and advance in their careers. She speaks widely on women’s issues, health disparities, professional development and health care/primary care transformation.

DrNwando is also an avid reader and enjoys writing fiction and non-fiction. She has written 4 books and countless poems, short stories and scientific articles. DrNwando is a proud wife and mother of two children, whom she enjoys nurturing to their full potential. While she is not working, she considers herself the best possible unpaid children’s chauffeur in the world!