Meet the 2023 Commercialization and Inclusive Leadership Program Participants

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Congratulations to all the participants chosen to attend the 2023 Mass General Brigham Commercialization and Inclusive Leadership Program (CILP)! The program, held in partnership with Babson College, supports the Innovator Community Expansion Initiative (ICEI) goal of growing the innovator community and providing tools and resources to drive excellence in commercial outcomes. CILP received 90 strong applications that went through a rigorous vetting process. Participants selected for the 2023 cohort include:

  • Carmen Alvarez
  • Christiano Alves, PhD
  • Mehmet D. Asik, PhD
  • Jasra Ali Bhat, MD
  • Lauren Breithaupt, PhD
  • Martin Buta, MD, MBA
  • Taylor Cannon, MS
  • Ibrahim Chamseddine, PhD
  • Sona Chikarmane, MD
  • Tanuja Chitnis, MD, MA, FAAN
  • Bina Choi, MD
  • Peter Choi
  • Shinn-Huey (Shirley) Chou, MD, MPH
  • Marilee Clunk, MS
  • Laura Cox, PhD
  • Lauren Dichtel, MD, MHS
  • Lauren Donovan MSN, RN
  • Onyinyechi Eke, MD, MPH
  • Hossein Estiri, PhD
  • Eric Goralnick, MD, MS
  • Joseph Hardie, PhD
  • Fang Hou, PhD
  • Walid Ibn Essayed, MD
  • Christopher Jackson, MD, Meng
  • Nicole T. Jiam, MD
  • Yanek Jimenez Andrade, PhD
  • Azrul Kadir, PhD
  • Caroline C. Kaufman, PhD
  • Edy Kim, MD, PhD
  • Yuhan Lee, PhD
  • Raymond Mak, MD
  • Alister Martin, MD, MPP
  • Ricardo Mouro Pinto, PhD
  • Hiyam Nadel MBA, RN, CCG
  • Mahmoud Nasr, PhD
  • Logan Nye, MD
  • Theresa Oduol
  • Barbara Okafor, MBA
  • Eleni Panagioti, PhD
  • Hannah Peterson, PhD
  • Gregory Piazza, MD, MS
  • Jinjun Shi, PhD
  • Alexander Turchin, MD, MS
  • Kai Wang, PhD
  • Brad Wertheim, MD
  • Ursula Winter, PhD
  • Ling Xiao, PhD
  • Xin Yu, PhD
  • Iris Y. Zhou, PhD


The application cycle for Cohort III will reopen in Fall 2023. To learn more about CILP visit our website.

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