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Digital Health Institute for Transformation President Michael Levy, MBA, serves on the CareerWell Advisory Committee and teaches GRAD 770 – Introduction to Digital Transformation. He is a healthcare executive turned entrepreneur, with a purpose-driven mindset. Earning his BS in Neurobiology from Tulane University and his MBA from Elon University, coupled with high technology literacy from his experience at Apple at the turn of the century, he is on a path to unite culture, process, people, and technology to create a new operating system for the 21st century.

Michael previously held leadership roles as Vice Chair of Administration for the Department of Medicine at the University of Miami Health System, the Director of Clinical Operations for UNC Health Care’s specialty ambulatory clinics and several other leadership roles at UCLA Health within various clinical departments. Michael also served as the first Entrepreneur-in-Residence for the Center for Health Innovation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he has designed and developed their Digital Health Program in support of UNC’s Digital Transformation strategy.

As an entrepreneur, Michael was COO of Digital Therapy, a cognitive computing platform powered by IBM Watson in the behavioral health space, and more recently, he co-founded Bluedoor Group, a digital transformation consultancy. He now spends his time leading the Digital Health Institute for Transformation (DHIT) a 501(C-3) that supports communities through the process of digital transformation.