Our Team

Our Founders

Thomas Burke

Thomas F. Burke, MD, FACEP

Director, Global Health Innovation Lab in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital

 

Thomas F. Burke, MD is the Director of the Global Health Innovation Lab in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital as well as a practicing emergency physician. He was the founding Director of the MGH Center for Global Health. Prior to the MGH, Dr. Burke was Associate Clinical Director of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and a senior faculty member for the hospital’s Division of International Health and Humanitarian Programs and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative at the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Burke is an associate professor at Harvard Medical School and a member of the Harvard Center for African Studies.

Kris Joshi

Kris Joshi, PhD

EVP and President, Network Solutions, at Change Healthcare

 

Kris is Executive Vice President and President, Network Solutions at Change Healthcare. Prior to joining Change Healthcare, Kris was global vice president for healthcare at Oracle Corporation′s Health Sciences Global Business Unit. He helped launch the health sciences business unit, and successfully led two acquisitions for Oracle in the life sciences space. Before joining Oracle, Kris served in senior strategy roles in IBM′s Global Sales and Distribution organization. Prior to that, Kris was with McKinsey and Co, where he served Fortune 500 clients on strategy issues. Kris holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Caltech, and a Ph.D. in Physics from MIT.

Kris Joshi
Anuj Bellare

Anuj Bellare, PhD

Anuj leads the Vayu engineering team and is focused on solving clinical needs in the area of Global Health.  Prior to his work at Vayu, he led a research program on polymers used as orthopedic biomaterials as a faculty at Harvard Medical School and Director of Orthopedic Nanotechnology Laboratory at Brigham & Women’s Hospital.    He has a B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering (Polymer Science) from MIT, and a Postdoctoral degree from Princeton.

Our Team
Geoff Cudd

GEOFF CUDD

Director of Communications

Michelle Dundek

MICHELLE DUNDEK

Director of Engineering

HENA WADHWA, PHD

Director of Implementation

ELLIE NG

Global Health Engineer

HENRY ASHWORTH, MPH

Director of Education

Medical Student, Harvard Medical School

YAELLE SHAKED

Global Health Researcher

Stephen Dewinter

STEPHEN DEWINTER

SUPRIYA GOYAL, MD, FRCSC

John Paul

JOHN PAUL ANDERSON

Design Intern

University of Massachusetts – Amherst

GRACE ALLEN

Implementation Intern

Harvard College

EMMA ASHWORTH

Social Media Strategist

Alina Sobitschka

ALINA SOBITSCHKA

Global Health Researcher

Medical Student, Georg-August-University of Goettingen

EMILIO TALTIQUE

Engineering Fellow

Augustin Roy

AUGUSTIN ROY

Student Volunteer

SREEKAR MANTENA

Harvard College

Scarlett Souter

SCARLETT SOUTER

Engineering Intern
Dartmouth College

Past Contributors
Kamyar Mollazadeh-Moghaddam

KAMYAR MOLLAZADEH-MOGHADDAM, PHARM.D.

Rupam Sharma

RUPAM SHARMA, MD

Sara Dada

SARA DADA, MSc

LINDSEY BEAUDOIN

Dartmouth College

SAYURI  MAGNABOSCO

Dartmouth College

SOPHIE FLOMENBAUM

Smith College

Natalie Posever

NATALIE POSEVER

Medical Student, Harvard Medical School

CAROLINE MEGERIAN

Northwestern  University

Rebecca Hamilton

REBECCA HAMILTON, MD, MSc

Pediatric Anesthesiologist & Global Health Researcher

ELLIE MAXWELL, MD, MPH

OB/GYN Resident

Akash Premkumar

AKASH PREMKUMAR

Medical Student, Harvard Medical School

NICOLE CHARLAND

VANITHA RAGUVEER

Medical Student, University of Illinois-Chicago

NELLIE IDE

Harvard College

Abigail Brazil

ABIGAIL BRAZIL

Dartmouth College