Deb Elbaum, MD


Deb is a Consultant at Camden Consulting Group who enables executives and emerging leaders to think with more clarity, lead more confidently, and increase their leadership effectiveness. She partners with her clients to build capacity to better manage leadership challenges -- including creating strategic visions/plans, making high-stakes decisions, communicating successfully, and inspiring teams to achieve their goals. 

Deb's approach to executive coaching leverages knowledge from the field of neuroscience to help people heighten their internal awareness and increase their external impact and interpersonal effectiveness. At the same time, she infuses her work with measurable goal-setting, and other practical concepts that clients can easily bring into their professional and personal lives. Through increased self-awareness, her clients learn to create sustainable, purposeful action.

A former physician and founder of her own healthcare writing company, Deb now works with senior management and emerging leaders in healthcare, biotech, tech, finance, and professional services industries, at both start-up and large organizations. She is known for her positive energy and her ability to carefully listen, quickly reframe, and hone in on the heart of the matter. Her clients learn how to better manage stress and develop strategies to bounce back from setbacks and confidently move forward. 

Deb has facilitated workshops and delivered keynotes to organizations including the Maine Women's Conference, Bryant University Women's Summit, and American Heart Association. A clear and engaging speaker, audiences appreciate her interactive and relatable approach. Signature talks include Retrain Your Brain for Calm, Clear Leadership; Confident Communication; and Positive Thinking: The Power Of Perspective.

Areas of Specialty

  • Leadership Development and Growth
  • Empowering Women Leaders
  • Building Presence and Confidence
  • Navigating Transitions and On-Boarding
  • Building Resilience
  • Visioning and High-Level Strategic-Thinking
  • Shifting Old Mindsets and Behavior Patterns


  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania
  • A.B., Harvard University, Psychology
  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC), International Coach Federation
  • Certified NeuroTransformational Coach (CNTC), BeAbove Leadership
  • Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC), Coaches Training Institute
  • Purposeful Leadership 360 Assessment
  • Leadership Circle Profile 360 Assessment