Author Archives: Jess Levitt

Q&A with Enrique Conterno of Eli Lilly

Enrique ConternoSenior Vice President and President, Lilly Diabetes and Lilly USAEli Lilly and Company Enrique Conterno, Senior Vice President and President, Lilly Diabetes and Lilly USA, speaks about opportunities and challenges in the health care industry, provides insights into strategies …

Q&A with Steve Wolin, MBA ’96 of Optum

Steve Wolin, MBA ’96Head of Corporate Strategy and Business AccelerationOptum Steven Wolin is a Fuqua alumnus and Head of Corporate Strategy and Business Acceleration at Optum.  He discusses the current health care landscape, including health care consumerism, health IT and …

Health Care Week in Cities: Boston

At Fuqua, students travel to a variety of US cities during our fall break to visit companies within a specific industry. These trips allow students to experience the office culture at large firms as well as pioneering startups. It’s also …

The HSM and HCC Experience

The most important element of business school for me was a program that would help me gain the knowledge, network, and experience to succeed in the health care industry long-term.  By meeting that bar, the Health Sector Management (HSM) program …

HSM: Why I Pursued an MD/MBA

As the MBA experience of my MD/MBA comes to a close, I find myself thinking how fortunate I’ve been for the many opportunities HSM and Fuqua have afforded me. When I entered medical school, I always planned on exploring the …

HSM: Choose Your Own Health care Adventure

The depth and breadth of HSM’s reach provides students the opportunity to follow their passions. If there is an area of health care you would like to explore, HSM provides access to industry and academic expertise as well as several …

Q&A with Jennifer Perkins, MBA ’15 of Duke University Health System

Jennifer Perkins, MD, MBA ’15 HSM ’16 Medical Director of Access Services Associate Professor of Medicine and Third-Year Mentor – MBA Endocrinologist Duke University Health System What does the future of health care services look like to physicians and providers, …

HSM as a Career-Switcher

With less than 40 days left until graduation, it’s hard to believe that my time at Fuqua is coming to an end.  As cliché as it sounds, it feels like just yesterday I was engulfed in the whirlwind of business …