Dawn Aubel is the Associate Director for Employee Health and Wellness at Novartis Oncology, and the co-chair of the CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ Task Force. She is responsible for strategy, design, implementation, and evaluation of health and wellness initiatives for the large employee population of Novartis AG.
She received a doctorate in health services organization and leadership from Teacher’s College, Columbia University, and a master’s of science in nursing, as well as a master’s in public health, from Columbia University. Her undergraduate degree in nursing is from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is certified by the American Nurses Certification Center as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Dr. Aubel has extensive experience in primary care, survivorship care, and in health services delivery. She serves on the leadership team of the CEO Cancer Gold Standard, an organization that provides a framework for employers to have a healthier workplace by focusing on cancer risk reduction, early detection, access to clinical trials and high-quality care. She is a board member of CancerCare of N.J. Dr. Aubel won the company’s prestigious President’s Award for her work in wellness; and the Global HR Award for Energy & Culture for the cancer survivorship initiative.