Josh Makower

Josh Makower, MD
Class of 1992
Current Work: 
General Partner, New Enterprise Associates

Describe what you do.

Investor, Inventor, Physician, Engineer, Entrepreneur, Professor


How did you become interested in Healthcare? What drew you in?

The opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of millions of others.


What do you enjoy most about your career or positon?

Doing something that's never been done before to improve human health.


How has your CBS experience influenced your career?

It was a great business foundation that I've leveraged throughout my career.


What is your favorite CBS memory, such as a favorite professor, spot on campus, or social event?

Professor Pardew - Statistics - Amazing!


As a leader in healthcare, what qualities do you look for when hiring new MBA graduates?

Integrity, drive/passion, energy, creativity, enthusiasm, intelligence and a genuine interest in helping others.


What would you say to a prospective student considering CBS and the HPM Program?

It's a great place to acquire tools you'll use throughout your life in business and beyond.