HSM Faculty

Faculty Director

David Ridley, PhD

David Ridley is the Faculty Director for Health Sector Management at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. He studies life sciences innovation, production, and prices. David was the lead author of the paper proposing the priority review voucher program which became law and created a market of more than a billion dollars for drug development for neglected diseases. His research has been funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. David teaches courses on life sciences policy and strategy to Duke University graduate students. He received a doctorate in economics from Duke University.

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Associate Faculty Director

Mary Frances Luce, PhD

Mary Frances Luce is the Robert A. Ingram Professor of Business Administration at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. She is also the Associate Faculty Director of the Health Sector Management program. She is a member of the marketing area and has recently taught the marketing core. Her research interests lie in consumer behavior, medical decision-making, and the effects of negative emotion on decision behavior. Her recent research has appeared in American Journal of Bioethics, Emotion, Journal of Consumer Research and Health Psychology. She was recently Fuqua’s Senior Associate Dean for Faculty.

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Aaron Chatterji, PhD

Aaron “Ronnie” Chatterji, Ph.D. is the Mark Burgess & Lisa Benson-Burgess Distinguished Professor of Business and Public Policy at Duke University. Dr. Chatterji’s research and teaching investigate some of the most important forces shaping the global economy and society: entrepreneurship, innovation, and the expanding social mission of business.

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Preyas Desai, PhD

Preyas Desai is the Spencer R. Hassell Professor of Marketing. His teaching and research interests include marketing management, distribution channels, and the marketing of durable goods.

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James Emery, PhD

Jim Emery is a Faculty Co-Director for the Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum and an Associate Professor of the Practice in the Management and Organizations department. His leadership research focuses on loyalty, trust, and inspiration in leader follower relationships and how educational experiences affect leadership development. Dr. Emery’s background includes research as part of an interdisciplinary research team funded by a grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs to explore how to improve teamwork in patient care processes and management consulting experience with provider and payer organizations. Dr. Emery is also part of the faculty participating in the Leadership Program in Integrative Health care at Duke University.

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Henry Eyring, DBA

Henry Eyring is an Assistant Professor at Fuqua. He studies cost containment and quality improvement, especially in health care and education. He runs experiments with hospitals, universities, and firms to understand how to help doctors, patients, students, and employees to apply their effort in ways that increase wellbeing. He previously taught at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He received a doctorate from Harvard Business School.

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Sharique Hasan, PhD

Sharique Hasan is an Associate Professor of Strategy at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. Sharique studies social networks, careers, and entrepreneurship. His research has explored how networks help people learn complex ideas, and what types of network connections enhance individual and firm performance. His recent work examines the effect of increasing digitization on individual and firm performance.

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Pranab Majumder, PhD

Pranab Majumder is a Faculty Co-Director of the Fuqua Client Consulting Practicum and an Associate Professor of the Practice in Operations Management.  His research is in the area of operations strategy, supply chains, and sustainability.  Dr. Majumder’s research has been published in academic journals like Management Science and Production and Operations Management. He is a member of a team that received NIH funding to address barriers in adult hearing health care. Dr. Majumder teaches electives in Operations, including Operations Strategy, Supply Chain Management, Service Operations, and Health Care Provider Strategy.

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Mark McClellan, MD, PhD

Mark McClellan is the Director of the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy.  Dr. McClellan is also the Robert J. Margolis, MD, Professor of Business, Medicine, and Health Policy. He has served as head of both the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the head of the Food and Drug Administration.

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Barak Richman, JD, MA, PhD

Barak Richman is the Edgar P. and Elizabeth C. Bartlett Professor of Law and a Professor of Business Administration. His primary research interests include the economics of contracting, new institutional economics, antitrust, and health care policy.

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Sim Sitkin, PhD

Sim Sitkin is a Professor of Management and Organizations and the founding Faculty Director of the Fuqua/Coach K Center on Leadership and Ethics (COLE). Dr. Sitkin’s research focuses on leadership and control systems and their influence on how organizations and their members become more or less capable of change and innovation.

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Peter Ubel, MD

Peter Ubel is the Madge and Dennis T. McLawhorn University Professor of Business at Duke University. He is a physician and behavioral scientist. He uses the tools of decision psychology and behavioral economics to explore topics like informed consent, shared decision making and health care spending. His books include Pricing Life (MIT Press 2000) , Free Market Madness (Harvard Business Press, 2009), Critical Decisions (HarperCollins), and Sick to Debt (2019)

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Faculty Affiliates

George Abercrombie, MBA
Adjunct Professor, The Fuqua School of Business
President and CEO, Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. (retired)

Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD
President, Clinical Studies Platforms, Verily

M. Kate Bundorf, PhD, MBA
J. Alexander McMahon Professor of Health Policy and Management

Brian Caveney, MD, JD, MPH
President, Diagnostics & Chief Medical Officer, LabCorp

Greg Davis, MBA
Adjunct Professor, The Fuqua School of Business
CEO, The MedCelerate Consulting Group

Ahmed Khwaja, PhD
Professor of Marketing, Business & Public Enterprise, University of Cambridge

J. Blake Long, MD, MBA
Adjunct Professor, The Fuqua School of Business
President, Long Health Care Consulting

David McAdams, PhD
Professor of Economics, Duke University

Ryan McDevitt, PhD
Professor of Economics, Duke University

Debu Purohit, PhD
Professor of Marketing, Duke University

Devdutta Sangvai, MD, MBA
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Duke University Health System
Executive Director, Duke Connected Care
Medical Director, DukeWELL
Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Pediatrics & Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center

Kevin Shah, MD, MBA
Medical Director, Primary Care Innovation and Improvement, Duke University Health System

Shenglan Tang, MD, PhD
Deputy Director, Duke Global Health Institute
Mary D.B.T. and James Semans Professor at Department of Population Health Science

Donald Taylor, Jr., PhD
Professor of Public Policy and Medicine
Director of the Social Science Research Institute

Krishna Udayakumar, MD, MBA
Head of Global Innovation, Associate Professor of Global Health and Medicine, Duke Medicine
Executive Director, Innovations in Health care

Charlene Wong, MD, MSHP
Assistant Secretary for Children and Families at NC Dept of Health and Human Services
Executive Director, NC Integrated Care for Kids (NC InCK)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Public Policy at Duke University and Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy