Bertalan Meskó

The Medical Futurist, Budapest, Hungary

Bertalan Meskó, MD, PhD, is The Medical Futurist, who analyses how science-fiction technologies can become reality in medicine and healthcare.


Dr Meskó has more than 500 presentations to his name. These include courses presented at: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA; Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA; Yale University, Newhaven, CT, USA; Singularity University, NASA Ames Campus, Moffet Field, CA, USA (the “FutureMed course”); and to other organisations including the 10 largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.

Dr Meskó has been featured in publications for journals and institutions that include CNN, the World Health Organization, National Geographic, Forbes, TIME, the BBC, and the New York Times. He is also an Amazon Top 100 author; his popular books include The guide to the future of medicine, Social media in clinical practice, and My health: upgraded: revolutionary technologies to bring a healthier future. He publishes his analyses regularly on