Year of fellowship: 2018-2019
M.H.A., Cornell University
B.S., Public Health, University of Texas at Austin
Administrative Intern, Houston Methodist
Background: Michelle attended the University of Texas at Austin, where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Public Health. She then obtained her Master of Health Administration degree from Cornell University.
Focus during fellowship: During her fellowship, Michelle completed rotations in several clinical and business departments, including Orthopedic Surgery, Clinical Affairs, Baylor Improvement Group, Office of Institutional Advancement and Alumni Affairs, Patient Business Services, and Corporate Programs. Some key projects Michelle worked on include the management and facilitation for a new clinic open, a testing tool to assess portfolio and project management methodologies, and the analysis of physician turnover data.
Current status: Michelle is currently a project manager in Corporate Programs. In this role, she is focused on program initiatives and expansion, as well as new clinical development. Michelle manages several of the business operations, including patient experience, finance, process improvement, and more.