Executive MBA for Physicians

EMBA Faculty

Brenda Anderson, EMBA Program Director

Brenda Anderson, PhD

Program Director, Executive MBA for Physicians

Expertise: Healthcare Financial Management, Financial Reporting, and Management Planning and Control Systems
781-736-8423 Schneider 205
Head shot of Professor Stuart Altman

Stuart Altman, PhD, MA

Sol C. Chaikin Professor of National Health Policy

Expertise: Healthcare economics and policy; healthcare industry reform, Medicare
781-736-3803 Schneider 214
Professor Christine Bishop

Christine Bishop, PhD

Atran Professor of Labor Economics

Expertise: Health economics, economics of long-term services and supports and post-acute care, economics of aging
781-736-3942 Schneider 212

Marcia Boumil, MA, MS, JD, LLM

Adjunct Associate Professor

Expertise: Health law and ethics; negotiation and conflict resolution
Head shot of Carole Carlson, Director of the MBA Program

Carole Carlson, MBA

Professor of the Practice

Expertise: Social entrepreneurship, strategy, organizational effectiveness, consultative skills, impact optimization for mission-driven organizations
781-736-3861 Schneider 203

Roberta Clarke, PhD, MBA

Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Healthcare marketing, service management
Michael Doonan, PhD'02, Director, MPP Program

Michael Doonan, PhD, MPA

Associate Professor

Expertise: State health policy, the uninsured, federalism, Medicaid, access to health care for vulnerable populations, health care system change, federal state relations, governance, public health
781-736-4831 Schneider 207
Deborah Garnick, Professor

Deborah Garnick, ScD, MHS


Expertise: Managed care; healthcare quality; substance abuse treatment services; insurance reform; performance measurement; healthcare datasets, survey data
781-736-3840 Heller-Brown 256
Professor Jody Hoffer Gittell

Jody Hoffer Gittell, PhD, MA


Expertise: Organizational change; organizational effectiveness; organizational resilience; organizational theory; human resource management; relational coordination
781-736-3680 Schneider 206

Brad Morrison, PhD, MA

Associate Professor of Management

Expertise: Implementation, system dynamics, healthcare, healthcare simulation, innovation, organizational change, process improvement, technology, operations management
781-736-2246 Lemberg Academic Center 251

Debarshi K. Nandy, PhD, MS

Barbara and Richard M. Rosenberg Professor of Global Finance in the Brandeis International Business School

Entrepreneurial Finance, Corporate Finance, Financial Intermediation. Specific interests in Entrepreneurial finance and financing of Innovation, Business Dynamism, Syndicated Lending markets, Hedge Funds, Corporate Restructuring, Small Business financing, and Firm Productivity
781-736-8364 Sachar International Center 209A

Sally Ourieff, MD


Expertise: Individual and team dynamics, on-boarding, collaboration, relationship building, managing conflict management, employee engagement
Darren Zinner, Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Personnel

Darren Zinner, PhD, MS

Associate Dean, Academics; Associate Professor; Director, Heller Undergraduate Program and Associate Chair, Health: Science, Society and Policy (HSSP) Program

Expertise: Healthcare management, healthcare reform, science policy, clinical trials, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical technology
781-736-3971 Schneider 208