Dr. Ragini Mohanty holds an educational background of M.B.B.S., MBA, and Diploma in Human Resource Management, from institutes of National repute. She holds the leadership role as Head - HealthCare Management Programs at Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai, a premier B-School offering niche higher management programs in the health, pharma and lifesciences domain.
A corporate-turned-academician, general management professional, she is a Medical Doctor first. She is currently pursuing her doctoral studies in Consumer Behavior and Insights in disease prevention, health promotion and wellness through innovative functional foods.
As a passionate Academician, she is engaged in works that promote the concept of Health by Design. All her endeavors are primarily focused to integrate healthcare initiatives with technology befitting the contemporary requirements of societal changes.
Her mission is to position the Weschool Healthcare Management program at the highest pinnacle of education at the National and International levels. With strong leadership skills, she mentors & motivates the youth of today, the student fraternity, to work in the field of Innovation in Healthcare. As an individual, she invests her time and energies in moulding lives and crafting entrepreneurs & young leaders for tomorrow who will make a difference; not only to the business of Healthcare, but also touching lives and hearts along their 'Journey of Life'.
She paints the canvas of student-centric stakeholder-relevant learning using innovative pedagogical approaches, through classrooms, research, simulations, and field experiences. To her credit, are research papers and articles published in reputed National and International Journals. She is also engaged in writing case studies.
To set academic benchmarks, she believes glocal experience and self-development is a critical essential and hence has regularly strengthened her core areas of expertise in the domains of leadership, strategy, and operational excellence with the most appropriate certifications, which include but are not limited to
1. Leadership Development & Diversity Management
2. Innovation in Healthcare - Harvard Edx (Online certification)
3. International Fellow Health Technology Assessment - IIT Madras – Health Technology Innovation Centre (Certification)
4. Quality Management Systems – QMS (Lead Auditor)
5. Operational Excellence - Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma
6. Healthcare Quality systems – Accreditation for Healthcare Organizations
7. Business Analytics
As an industry professional, close to two decades, she has been associated with the Health Care Services, Technology, Public Policy, and Medical Education, both in India and Abroad, managing responsibilities in the functions of General Management, Services Operations, Quality Management, Marketing & Brand Management, IT Healthcare, and Corporate Functions.
She is a certified yoga & wellness professional. Her hobbies include music, dance, and walking long distances. She has been a role model and guide on personal fitness and wellness.
At a personal (limited organization) level, on the social front, she supports causes such as education and healthcare for the underprivileged.