Medical Industry Leadership Institute

Medical Industry Leadership Institute

The Carlson School of Management and its Medical Industry Leadership Institute (MILI) are recognized leaders in business education.  Established in 2005, MILI's mission is to shape the future of the medical industry and drive innovation through cutting-edge leadership education and market development.

If your passion comes in making a change in the world through the life saving and life enhancing opportunities afforded by the medical industry, MILI is waiting to embrace your drive and propel you and society to the next level.

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MILI Student Video

Check out this great video acted in and produced by our own MILI students!

"I'm a MILI student, of course I....." 

Valuation Lab featured on Medical Alley Podcast

Professor Stephen Parente and Jessica Haupt joined Medical Alley's Frank Jaskulke to chat about the Medical Valuation Lab and MILI. Be sure to listen!

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MILI Valuation Lab

"The MILI Valuation Lab is uniquely positioned at the intersection of medical technology development, marketing, and clinical care. Nowhere in the U.S. is there another program in which students work in interdisciplinary teams to develop a comprehensive strategy for translation of basic research into measurable improvement for patients."

- Roy Bryan, Jr. '11 MD/MBA

Student Programs

The MILI experience is as unique as its students: a tailored, timely curriculum for emerging leaders looking to gain hands-on experience in functional areas of the medical industry from finance and marketing to operations, information technology and market valuation. 

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MILI Alumni Affiliates


Mentor/Mentee matches made


MILI MBA Courses Offered


Full-time MBA class of 2022 accepted roles in healthcare


MBA class of 2022 graduating with their MILI Specialization


MBA class of 2022 that took at least one MILI course


Part-time MBA class of 2022 accepted roles in healthcare

"I have watched the growth of this program and its remarkable impact on students in preparing them to hit the ground running as they enter healthcare companies. MILI benefits both the graduates and their employers" 

Susan Alpert, Principal, SFA Consulting, MILI Executive in Residence

Check out our "Lab Chats" page to watch our previous Dockside and Fireside Chats!

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