Board Members

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Monica Noether, PhD, Board Chair

Education:

  • BA, Wesleyan University
  • MA, George Washington University
  • MBA and PhD, University of Chicago

Professional Experience:

  • VP at Charles River Associates, global consulting firm
  • Specializes in antitrust and other competitive issues related to the health care industry
  • Analyzed numerous hospital and health plan mergers
  • Expertise in public and private sector provider reimbursement
  • Previously served on the Federal Trade Commission, Deputy Assistant Director for the Bureau of Economics

William Creevy, MD, BUMG President

Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Rank: Assistant Professor

Education:

  • BA, Boston University
  • MD, Boston University
  • MS, Harvard School of Public Health
  • Residency, Boston Medical Center
  • Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania Graduate Hospital

Professional Experience:

  • Vice Chair Orthopaedic Surgery, 1996 – 2013
  • President and CEO Boston University Medical Group, 2013 –

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Kate Walsh, Corporate Member

Education:

  • BA, Yale University
  • MPH, Yale University

Professional Experience:

  • President and CEO, Boston Medical Center, 2010 –
  • Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Chief Operating Officer, Novartis Institute of Biomedical Research

Karen Antman, MD, Corporate Member

Department: Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine

Rank: Dean

Education:

  • BS, Muhlenberg College
  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Research Fellowship, Harvard Medical School

Professional Experience:

  • Provost, Boston University Medical Campus
  • Dean, Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Deputy Director for Translational and Clinical Sciences, National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Member, National Academy of Medicine

David L. Coleman, MD

Department: Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine

Rank: Wade Professor and Chair

Education:

  • AB, Stanford University
  • MA, Yale University
  • MD, University of California, San Francisco
  • Residency, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine

Professional Experience:

  • Interim Chairman Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine
  • Chief, Medical Service, VA Connecticut Healthcare System
  • Director and Secretary, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • President-elect, Association of Professors of Medicine
  • Member, Council of the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians

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    Jennifer Tseng, MD, Board Treasurer

    Department: Surgery

    Rank: Professor

    Education:

    • BS, AB, Stanford University
    • MD, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco
    • MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
    • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
    • Fellowship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Professional Experience:

    • Chair, Department of Surgery, Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine
    • Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center
    • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
    • Until 2017: Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
      • Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
      • Clinical Co-Director for Surgery, Cancer Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery
    • Founder and Co-Director, Surgical Outcomes Analysis & Research (SOAR), Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery Secretary and Board Member, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
    • Founding Member, Society of Asian Academic Surgeons
      Member, American Surgical Association; New England Surgical Society; American Society of Clinical Oncology, and others

    Robert Vinci, MD

    Department: Pediatrics

    Rank: Professor and Chair

    Education: 

    • BS Biochemistry, Fairleigh Dickinson University
    • MD, Rutgers Medical School (Robert Wood Johnson Medical School)
    • Residency in Pediatrics, Boston City Hospital

    Professional Experience:

    • Chief of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center
    • Chair of Pediatrics, Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine
    • Chair, Appropriate Treatment in Medicine, Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine
    • Chair, BUMG Strategic Planning Committee
    • Program Director, Combined Residency Program, BMC and Boston Children’s Hospital

    Greg Grillone, MD

    Department: Otolaryngology

    Rank: Professor and Chair

    Education:

    • BA in Biology, New York University School of Arts and Sciences
    • MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    • Residency in General Surgery, Tufts-New England Medical Center
    • Residency in Otolaryngology, Boston University-Tufts University Combined Residency Program

    Professional Experience:

    • Chief of Otolaryngology, Boston Medical Center
    • Chair of Otolaryngology, Boston University Aram V. Chobanian & Edward Avedisian School of Medicine
    • Associate Chief Medical Officer, Boston Medical Center
    • Chair, Graduate Medical Education Committee, Boston Medical Center
    • Residency Program Director, Otolaryngology, Boston Medical Center


    Manishi Desai, MD

    Department: Ophthalmology

    Rank: Assistant Professor

    Education:

    • BS in Materials Science Engineering, Northwestern University
    • MD, Indiana University School of Medicine
    • Residency in Ophthalmology, Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary-University of Illinois at Chicago
    • Fellowship in Glaucoma, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute-University of Miami

    Professional Experience:

    • President, BMC Medical-Dental Staff 2022-2024
    • Director, Glaucoma Fellowship, Department of Ophthalmology
    • Director of International Education, Department of Ophthalmology

    Manju Subramanian, MD

    Department: Ophthalmology

    Rank: Associate Professor

    Education:

    • Combined BS/MD, University of Missouri-Kansas City
    • Residency in Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center
    • Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Disease and Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine/Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston

    Professional Experience:

    • Vice-Chair of Clinical Services, Ophthalmology, Boston Medical Center
    • Vice-Chair of Faculty Affairs, Ophthalmology, Boston Medical Center
    • Chair, BUMG Professional Development Committee
    • Member, Boston University Eye Associates Board of Trustees

    J. Pieter Noordzij, MD

    Department: Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery)

    Rank:  Professor

    Education:

    • BS Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia
    • MD, University of Virginia
    • Residency in Otolaryngology, University of Virginia
    • Fellowship in Laryngology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Professional Experience:

    • Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs and Medical Director, Otolaryngology, BMC
    • Ambulatory Clinical Operations Committee, BMC
    • BUMG Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council
    • Chief of Otolaryngology, RAF Lakenheath (US Air Force base), UK
    • Chief of Laryngology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center

    Thamarah Crevecoeur, CNM

    Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Rank: Clinical Assistant Professor

    Education:

    • BS, Boston College
    • MS, University of Pennsylvania
    • Doctorate in Public Health Candidate, BU School of Public Health

    Professional Experience:

    • Certified Nurse Midwife, Ob/Gyn Department, Boston Medical Center
    • Community Health Center Liaison, Boston Medical Center
    • Monitoring and Evaluation Consultant, Medicines for Humanity/Boston University School of Public Health
    • Board Vice President, Foundation for the Advancement of Haitian Midwives

    Anita Carson, DBA

    Education:

    • DBA, Harvard University, 2003
    • MS, Purdue University, 1992
    • BS, University of Massachusetts, 1990

     Professional Experience:

    • 2016-: Associate Professor with tenure, Boston University, Questrom School of Business
    • Prior professorships at Brandeis University, International Business School, Harvard Business School and University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
    • Prior experience at General Mills & General Dynamics, Electric Boat Division
    • Expertise in quality improvement, healthcare operations,  operations strategy and supply chain management
    • Research focus on service process design impact on quality and efficiency