Rahul Koranne, MD, MBA, FACP

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Rahul Koranne, MD, MBA, FACP
Adjunct Assistant Professor


  • Art of Convening Certificate 2011
    Heartland Inc., Minneapolis 

  • MBA 2008
    Carlson School of Management 

  • Clinical Fellowship in Geriatrics 2000
    University of Minnesota 

  • Residency in Internal Medicine 1999
    State University of New York



Rahul Koranne, MD, MBA, FACP, serves as the President & Chief Executive Officer of the Minnesota Hospital Association which strives to improve the health of communities across the state by collaborating with health systems throughout Minnesota. Rahul trained in internal medicine and holds a fellowship in Geriatrics from University of Minnesota. He graduated as a Carlson Scholar from the Carlson School Executive MBA program in 2008 and has been involved with the University through his involvement with Carlson and the Schools of Medicine and Nursing. Rahul teaches courses on the healthcare delivery system in the part-time and executive MBA programs at Carlson and launched a healthcare delivery MOOC course on Coursera in 2016.

Rahul's interests are in leading transformation of the healthcare delivery system in order to preserve and improve the health of a population. He is very involved with the Office for Community Engagement for Health at the University of Minnesota Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) and he serves on many committees at the Minnesota Departments of Human Services and Health. Rahul serves on the Board of Wilder Foundation in St. Paul where he is the chair of the Investment Committee. He currently teaches the MILI 6992 course each fall and CMBA 5833 course each spring.

Selected Works

Current Activities 

Administrative Appointments

  • Member, Statewide HealthCare Home Advisory Committee

    Minnesota Department of Human Services &

    Minnesota Department of Health

    Minnesota Health Care Statewide Home Advisory Committee 
  • Past Chair, Practice Transformation Committee

    Minnesota Health Care Home Advisory Committee

    Practice Transformation Committee, MN Health Care Home
  • Past Chair, Statewide Data Analytics Committee

    State Innovation Model at MN Departments of Human Services and Health

    Data Analytics Group at State of MN

Community Relationships

  • Board member, Amherst H. Wilder Foundation

    Chair, Investment Committee

    Member, Finance Committee

    Amherst H. Wilder Foundation Board 
  • Past Member, Board of Visitors

    University of Minnesota School of Nursing

    Board of Visitors UMN School of Nursing
  • Board member, Minnesota Zoo

Current Research