Suzie Rubin is the Executive Director of the Healthcare Initiative at Tuck. She joined Tuck in the summer of 2013. Suzie’s career has been driven by a passion for healthcare. After earning a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Duke University, she put her pre-med plans on hold and joined the U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment in Washington, D.C. There she leveraged her science background in a public policy setting, researching and analyzing U.S. competitiveness in biotechnology and women’s health issues. With her interest in business and industry piqued, she earned an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Suzie pursued a biotechnology marketing internship at Genentech and then joined Medtronic, a leader in medical devices where she worked in product management and marketing for the Cardiac Rhythm Management and Neurological Drug Delivery Businesses. She led global product launches for implantable cardioverter defibrillators and market development efforts for chronic pain therapies and actively participated in MBA recruiting. A strong interest in mentoring led Suzie to her next role as a career coach for MBA students. Prior to joining Tuck, she worked as a consultant to Harvard Business School, counseling MBA students on career-related issues and working in a variety of roles, including coaching, admissions and on healthcare-related projects. Suzie strives to ensure that the Tuck community interested in healthcare is well served.