New England Healthcare Executive Network

We are a professional platform that assists many different collaborators in the life science, biotech, device, pharma industries; consumables payers and providers.  This unique program not only brings together companies and investors but all people that are involved from reporters, scientists, academia, trade organizations, international partners et. al. Our program introduces our participants with relevant timely introductions whether through the website, email or the personal touch at the NYC Medtech Forum.

New England Healthcare Executive Network is a member-focused community of senior healthcare executives representing a broad range of market verticals including medical devices, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, health IT and healthcare providers.  The members are professionals committed to building relationships, sharing knowledge, and gaining insight into the key issues and opportunities affecting the industry.  Focused on individual members vs. the corporations, the organization is dedicated to professional development within the industry.

Since its inception in early 2010, as a referral only network, over 400 people have become members with over 1,500 contacts in the database.

Programs and activities are designed to enhance the experience of individuals through:

  • Expanded industry relationships
  • Multi-functional interconnectivity
  • Learning opportunities


New England Health Executive Network offers regularly scheduled educational and social events averaging 80-90 participants that encourage a dynamic flow of information among all members.  Educational programs deliver diverse and interactive forums on current topics impacting the individual and the industry as a whole.  Social events provide casual and engaging opportunities for connecting, networking, and collegial discussions of topics affecting healthcare.


Past Programs and Guest Presenters

Past Programs

Disruptive Digital Health Technology & Innovation
Ireland & Massachusetts – Synergies And Opportunities For Life Sciences
Financing Strategy: From Creation To Exit
Technology And Real-Time Data: Advancing Patient Care
China’S Venture Capital, Private Equity Global Investment In Healthcare
Transitioning To Clinical Trials: Key Insights For Life Science Companies
The Human Microbiome
Finding Funding: Tales From The Road
The current state of university incubated technology healthcare and bioscience
The current state of healthcare and bioscience venture capital, private equity and M&A activity
American Healthcare costs and outcomes
Jumpstart Our Business Startups (“JOBS”) Act

Guest Presenters
Kevin O’Sullivan, President and CEO, Massachusetts Biomedical Initiatives
Todd Keiller, Director Technology Transfer, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Louis Goldish, Senior Advisor, MIT Venture Mentoring Service (VMS)
Peter D. Parker, CEO and Co-Founder, BioInnovation LLC, Senior Advisor, Ampersand Capital
Joseph Siletto, CEO and Co-Founder, Scion Medical Technologies, LLC
Jim Wilder, Partner, Housatonic Partners
Yuanli Liu, Ph.D., Director of the Harvard School of Public Health
Wei Li, Ph.D., Principal, Fidelity Biosciences
Joe Xiongwei Zhou, Managing Director, Eastern Link Capital
Robert M. Wah, M.D., Chair of the American Medical Association (AMA) Board of Trustees
Cathy Schoen, M.S., Senior V P for Policy, Research & Evaluation, Commonwealth Fund
David R. Martin, JD., Senior Director, US Health Care Economics, Policy and Reimbursement
Bill McPhee, Managing Director, Praxis Advisors, Member, Boston Harbor Angels
Daniel Roach, Audit Partner, Marcum LLP
Michael Norman, Wefunder; Crowd-investing platform for startups and small businesses
Ramesh Advani, Director, CPAT Federal Grants Management at Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Secretary Gregory Bialecki, Secretary of Housing and Economic Development, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Peter Abair, Director of Economic and Global Affairs, Massachusetts Biotechnology Council – MassBio
Jon Lemelman, General Partner Riverside Partners
Ned Goss, Executive Director Emerging Company Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers
Katja Berkhout, Area Director Boston, Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency