Gouri Gupte, PhDAssistant Professor, Health Policy & Management
BiographyGouri Gupte, Ph.D., MHA, has expertise in implementing quality improvement (QI) processes (Six sigma, Lean and Kaizen) through efficient project management and strategic alignment in health care both in national and international settings. She teaches similar graduate level courses on Operations management, Strategy management and Lean management in healthcare to the Masters in Public Health students. Her current consulting work includes QI projects at Veterans Affairs and Boston Medical Center. Her research projects include understanding physician productivity, using interventions such as e-consults, designing and teaching QI curriculum for fellows and residents, improving flow in units. She has also worked on an Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality ACTION II contract focused on understanding resources for systems redesign in safety net hospitals. As a faculty she has also been engaged in developing curricula that are more learner-centered and activity driven. Previously, she has worked in the public health system of Australia and then India on projects using Six Sigma methodology. She assisted Symbiosis University design it’s Masters in Health Administration program. Dr. Gupte originally began her career as a physician in India but since has been focused on healthcare management. She completed her Masters in Health Administration at LaTrobe University in Melbourne, Australia. Before working at Boston University she completed her Ph.D at University of Alabama at Birmingham, focusing on strategic management in healthcare.
- Assistant Professor, Geriatrics, Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
- University of Alabama-Birmingham, PhD
- Poona University (Pune University), BMS
- Published on 6/15/2015
Mazurenko O, Gupte G, Shan G. Analyzing U.S. nurse turnover: Are nurses leaving their jobs or the profession itself?. Journal of Hospital Administration. 2015; 4(4):48.
- Published on 5/20/2015
Vimalananda V, Gupte G, Seraj S, Orlander J, Berlowitz D, Fincke SS . Electronic consultations (e-consults) to improve access to specialty care: A systematic review and narrative synthesis. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2015.
- Published on 12/1/2014
Mazurenko O, Gupte G. A comparison of the education and work experiences of immigrant and USA-trained nurses. International Nursing Review. 2014; 61(4):472-478.
- Published on 7/1/2010
Powers T, DeCarlo T, Gupte G. Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management. Sales management training. 2010; 30(4):6-20.
- Published on 11/1/2009
Cox Edmondson V, Gupte G, Druman RH, Oliver N. Journal of Communication Management. Focusing on communication strategy to enhance diversity climates. 2009; 13(1):6-20.
- Published on 5/1/2008
Cox Edmondson V, Barnes J, Gupte G. Weakness in numbers: Towards an understanding of employees of color’s responses to organizational research efforts. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management. 2008; 10(1):89-109.
- Published on 1/1/1900
Electronic consultations (e-consults) to improve access to specialty care: A systematic review and narrative synthesis.
- Published on May 21, 2015