Gabriela Cora MD DFAPA MHA MBA

Dr. Gaby Cora has been helping her patients (as a doctor) and clients (as a coach) to  improve, achieve, and maintain their health and well-being for the past thirty years. She focuses on Health and Wellness and is an expert in Reversing Burnout. She consults and speaks internationally on these topics. She's a regular expert on national media. Watch her as the Wellbeing Mindset Expert on Lifetime Television: Facing Fears With Dr. Gaby.


Dr. Cora is a Board Certified Psychiatrist by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology  and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA). She also holds certifications in Aerospace Psychiatry (HIMS/FAA), Nutrition (Plant-Based),  Hypnosis (Relaxation and Regression), Executive Coaching, and Mediation. She's licensed to practice medicine in the states of Florida and New York. She is an executive coach globally. 



Dr. Cora was first invited to join a part-time private practice by her research colleagues as a junior clinical research fellow at the prestigious National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Cora completed a research fellowship in NeuroPsychoPharmacology at the National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) at the NIH, where she also served in the US Public Health Service (USPHS). Her research experience included psychopharmacology trial design, execution, and publication; neuroimaging; transcranial magnetic stimulation; and genetics. She received the Hannah Cashman Memorial Award in recognition for her dedicated and compassionate care, given by the Consultation Liaison service at the NIMH at NIH. She also served as Executive Secretary of the NIMH Institutional Review Board (IRB). As a clinical researcher, she headed the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Unit Research Clinic, building a highly specialized clinical team and conducting state-of-the-art clinical research, which resulted in cutting-edge treatment options and peer-reviewed publications.




Dr. Cora pursued a research career after her residency in Psychiatry at Saint Elizabeths' Hospital and George Washington University in Washington, DC. Prior to her residency, she was a clinical research fellow at the National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), also at the NIH. She received her medical doctorate degree at the age of twenty-four with a two year-old daughter and a nine month-old son, graduating with honors at la Universidad de Buenos Aires in Argentina. In addition to her medical diploma, Dr. Cora has a master's in business administration and a master's in health administration and policy from the University of Miami, School of Business Administration. She has served on the national Board of Trustees of the American Psychiatric Association and the Board of Directors of the American Psychiatric Foundation.



After the NIH, she worked in the pharmaceutical industry and went back to private practice and consulting. This is when one of her patients asked her to facilitate a (hypnosis) regression session for her. Dr. Cora suggested she go to someone experienced in the technique. Instead, the patient insisted Dr. Cora be that facilitator: she trusted her and felt she could allow her to help her out. The patient had attended Dr. Brian Weiss’ lectures and had already visited a therapist he had suggested. Reluctantly, Dr. Cora inquired about training directly with Dr. Weiss. With a critical mind, she researched the data, reading many books and works including those by Drs. Ian Stevenson, Ray Moody, Bernie Siegel, and Rabbi Gershom, to name a few. She found the subject fascinating and incorporated relaxation and regression techniques to her practice.




Dr. Cora is the author of’s Leading Under Pressure®: Strategies to Avoid Burnout, Increase Energy, and Improve Your Well-Being (Career Press, 2010). In addition, she has authored scientific papers and co-authored medical chapters in medical textbooks. She has been quoted in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Time, Business Week, and Men and Women’s Health. She's a regular guest on radio and television shows and has appeared on national TV on CNN, FOX, and Lifetime Television. Dr. Cora enjoys implementing the advances of technology in health and wellness applications, nurturing her edible garden, practicing water sports with family and friends, appreciating the Arts, and traveling the world. She lives with her husband of almost thirty years, their adult children, and their pets.




● MD/MHA/MBA: Licensed Physician (NY & FL) & Board-Certified Psychiatrist 
● Aerospace FAA HIMS certified
● Board of Directors: national American Psychiatric Association, American Psychiatric Foundation, NIMH Institutional Review Board & Chair, Women Presidents'​ Organization (Miami)
● Executive Leadership: Strategist to CEOs and leading teams of multi-mi/billion-dollar companies 
● Physician Executive: Pharmaceutical Regional Director, CMO & Hospital Clinical Director, and State Medical Director of HealthCare Organization
● Subject Matter Expert, National TV, and Health & Wellness Media Expert: National FOX, CNN, & Lifetime (English); Univision & Telemundo (Spanish). Interviewed by Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, Time, & Business Week. 
● Multi-Cultural & Multi-Lingual Expert: Strategic Marketing  
● Keynote Speaker 
● Principal Investigator
● Guest Professor at University of Miami MBA: Organizational Behavior and Issues in Health Administration
● Seminars for Doctors: Wellness Doctor and Coach™ & KOL Doctor
● Plant-Based Nutrition certification
● AI for Business Strategies at MIT

For an appointment, contact Dr. Gaby Cora at Executive Wellness, Inc. in Miami
8101 Biscayne Boulevard - Loft 516
Miami, FL 33138
TEL 305-762-7632


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