I thought I’d be involved in a new startup as part of a team or a larger group. But to actually be the founder bringing forth the new company was really awesome and not something I would’ve even dreamt about had I not been through the program.
Current Position: Chief Science & Technology Officer, Ariadne Labs
SOM was the embodiment of being able to learn from different perspectives... The professors were incredible, but I would say that the richness from the students themselves was what made it truly special.
When you have the credibility of a working clinician and then you layer in the credibility of your business training, you can be very effective in that role. And it’s remarkable how that is valued now in healthcare organizations.