Gouri Gupte, PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Health Law, Policy & Management

PhD, Univ Alabama Brmnghm

Gouri 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
Boston University School of Medicine
Geriatrics Section

2016-2016 Boston University: Norman A. Scotch Award for Excellence in Teaching

Personnel Agreement for Research Services Gouri Gupte
09/01/2015 - 08/11/2016 (PI)
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Personnel Agreement for Gouri Gupte
10/01/2014 - 06/30/2015 (PI)
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Personnel agreement for research services of Gouri Gupte
09/01/2011 - 08/31/2014 (PI)
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Personnel Agreement for Research Services of Sheila Phicil
09/01/2012 - 08/31/2013 (PI)
VA Boston Healthcare System

Yr Title Project-Sub Proj Pubs
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  1. Margo J, McCloskey L, Gupte G, Zurek M, Bhakta S, Feinberg E. Women''s Pathways to Abortion Care in South Carolina: A Qualitative Study of Obstacles and Supports. Perspect Sex Reprod Health. 2016 Dec; 48(4):199-207.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27893185; DOI: 10.1363/psrh.12006;.
  2. Kadom N, Sloan K, Gupte G, Golden L, Coleman S, Gupta A, Lloyd-Baugnon K, Moses J. Radiology Residency Quality Improvement Curriculum: Lessons Learned. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2016 Sep-Oct; 45(5):319-23.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27013178; DOI: 10.1067/j.cpradiol.2016.02.006;.
  3. Gupte G, Vimalananda V, Simon SR, DeVito K, Clark J, Orlander JD. Disruptive Innovation: Implementation of Electronic Consultations in a Veterans Affairs Health Care System. JMIR Med Inform. 2016; 4(1):e6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26872820; DOI: 10.2196/medinform.4801;.
  4. Gupte G, Noronha C, Horný M, Sloan K, Suen W. Together We Learn: Analyzing the Interprofessional Internal Medicine Residents'' and Master of Public Health Students'' Quality Improvement Education Experience. Am J Med Qual. 2016 Nov; 31(6):509-519. PMID: 26271255.
  5. 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. View Publication
  6. Vimalananda VG, Gupte G, Seraj SM, Orlander J, Berlowitz D, Fincke BG, Simon SR. Electronic consultations (e-consults) to improve access to specialty care: a systematic review and narrative synthesis. J Telemed Telecare. 2015 Sep; 21(6):323-30.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25995331; PMCID: PMC4561452; DOI: 10.1177/1357633X15582108;.
  7. 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. View Publication
  8. Weigel C, Suen W, Gupte G. Using lean methodology to teach quality improvement to internal medicine residents at a safety net hospital. Am J Med Qual. 2013 Sep-Oct; 28(5):392-9. PMID: 23382452; DOI: 10.1177/1062860612474062;.
  9. Mazurenko O, Gupte G, Yeager VA. International medical graduates and health information technology use in the United States. Adv Health Care Manag. 2012; 12:121-40. PMID: 22894048.
  10. Powers T, DeCarlo T, Gupte G. Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management. Sales management training. 2010; 30(4):6-20.
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