If you aim high, you will achieve things that you never thought possible. And, if you trust people and allow them to aim high, they will achieve for you things that you wouldn’t even dream.”
Dr. Albert Bourla H ‘21
Pfizer chairman and CEO

The Kerry Murphy Healey Center for Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship wholly believes in empowering our faculty, staff, and students to realize our aims of improving health, economic and social value for all.

Founding Faculty Director

Michele Bernier, Associate Director, Programs

Michele Bernier

Associate Director, Programs

Graduate Communications Assistant

Graduate Research Assistant

Graduate Research Assistant

Advisory Board

Deepthi Bathina, MBA’08, CEO, President, and Founder, HealthTech Ventures

Deepthi Bathina, MBA’08 (Chair)

CEO, President and Founder, HealthTech Ventures

Joe Blundo MBA’13, Partner at TCV

Joe Blundo MBA’13

Partner, TCV

Wes Donohoe ’04, CEO, Co-founder, Helpful

Wes Donohoe ’04

CEO and Co-founder, Helpful

Diego Gadelha MBA’22, MD, PhD  Board Member, Director, and Professor, Unifacisa University; Co-founder and Chairman, Hospital da Visão

Diego Gadelha MBA’22, MD, PhD

Board Member, Director and Professor, Unifacisa University; Co-founder and Chairman, Hospital da Visão

Raj Gadré MBA’18, CEO and CTO, Kennovation Services, Inc.

Raj Gadré MBA’18

CEO and CTO, Kennovation Services, Inc.

Kerry Murphy Healey, PhD, President, Milken Center for Advancing the American Dream

Kerry Murphy Healey, PhD

President, Milken Center for Advancing the American Dream

Nancy Major MD, Professor of Musculoskeletal Radiology and Orthopedics, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Nancy Major, MD

Professor of Musculoskeletal Radiology and Orthopedics, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Mary Tinebra MBA’00, Commercialization Officer, FertilityIQ

Mary Tinebra MBA’00

Commercialization Officer, FertilityIQ

Partners

Carmella Kletjian, Babson trustee and co-founder of the Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation

The Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation, Inc.

The Patrick J. McGovern Foundation

The Patrick J. McGovern Foundation

National Institutes of Health | National Institute on Drug Abuse

National Institutes of Health

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Affiliated Babson Faculty

Research

Gaurab Bhardwaj, Associate Professor, Management Division

Gaurab Bhardwaj
Research

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Candida Brush, Research – Health Entrepreneurship and Equity

Candida Brush
Health Entrepreneurship and Equity

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Alia Crocker, Research – Health Entrepreneurship and Equity

Alia Crocker
Health Entrepreneurship and Equity

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Sinan Erzurumlu, Research

Sinan Erzurumlu
Research

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Yunwei Gai, Research – Health Entrepreneurship and Equity

Yunwei Gai
Health Entrepreneurship and Equity

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Kent Jones, Professor, Economics Division and Associate Dean of Faculty

Kent Jones
Research

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Zhi Li, Research – Health Analytics

Zhi Li
Health Analytics

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Kristen Tzoc, Adjunct Lecturer, History & Society Division

Kristen Tzoc
Research

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Dessislava Pachamanova, Research – Health Analytics

Dessislava Pachamanova
Health Analytics

Experiential Learning

Ken Accardi, Experiential Learning – Global Health Innovation Lab

Ken Accardi
Global Health Innovation Lab

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Douglas Bafford, Experiential Learning – Global Health Innovation Lab

Douglas Bafford
Global Health Innovation Lab

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Cheryl Kirschner, Experiential Learning – Cases

Cheryl Kirschner
Cases

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Ruben Mancha, Experiential Learning – Cases

Ruben Mancha
Cases

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Donna Stoddard, Experiential Learning – Cases

Donna Stoddard
Cases

Advanced Education

Craig Bida, Advanced Education – Seminars

Craig Bida
Seminars

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Ryan Davies, Advanced Education – Seminars

Ryan Davies
Seminars

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Yamlaksira Getachew, Assistant Professor, Management Division

Yamlak Getachew
Advanced Education

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Gina O’Connor, Advanced Education – Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

Gina O’Connor
Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

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Vincent Onyemah, Advanced Education – Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

Vincent Onyemah
Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

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Angela Randolph, Advanced Education – Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

Angela Randolph
Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

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Ganesan Shankar, Advanced Education

Ganesan Shankar
Advanced Education

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Andrew Zacharakis, Advanced Education – Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

Andrew Zacharakis
Inclusive Innovation and Commercialization

Extended Faculty and Collaborators

Elizabeth Johansen, Visiting Designer, Olin College of Engineering

Elizabeth Johansen
Olin College of Engineering

Rex Wong, Director, Institute of Global Health Equity Education, University of Global Health Equity

Rex Wong
University of Global Health Equity

Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup, Chief Data Governance Officer, National Alliance Against Disparities in Patient Health

Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup
National Alliance Against Disparities in Patient Health