Steven Porter, ANT '04 A.B.


Dr. Steve Porter is a physician entrepreneur who is passionate about applying social and technological innovations to improve the health and wellbeing of women around the world.

Dr. Porter is a Board-certified OB/GYN and Clinical Instructor in the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology at University Hospitals MacDonald Women’s Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio and Boston Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts.  He serves as the CEO of riskLD, a digital health company that provides software for early alerting, clinical decision support, and perinatal analytics for inpatient obstetric units. He previously worked as a Consultant in the Johannesburg, South Africa, office of Bain & Company.

Dr. Porter has a long-term affiliation with the South Africa-based non-profit organization mothers2mothers (m2m), a program providing peer-based psychosocial support services to pregnant women and new mothers living with HIV/AIDS.

Dr. Porter holds a BA summa cum laude from Princeton University (2004), where he was the recipient of the Moses Taylor Pyne Honor Prize, the highest general distinction conferred on an undergraduate. He also holds an MD with Honors from Harvard Medical School (2011) and an MBA from Harvard Business School (2011)