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Meredith Kernan

Meredith supports a range of system-wide business development activities at Partners, focusing primarily on commercialization of digital health innovations, collaboration with industry partners and exploration of digital and artificial intelligence investments for the venture fund. Meredith has over a decade of experience working to build robust health systems. Before joining Partners Innovation, she worked at the Clinton Health Access Initiative, a global health nonprofit, where she served as a strategic advisor to Ministries of Health in low-income countries, supporting national governments to optimize their health sector investments and forge meaningful partnerships with public, private and academic stakeholders. As part of this work, she led comprehensive health workforce strengthening efforts in eight priority countries, overseeing these initiatives from their initial scoping phase to national-level implementation. Her experience also includes serving as an advisor to a health tech start-up based in Myanmar and the National M.S. Society. She holds an MBA from Columbia University and a dual B.A. in Economics and History from the University of Colorado at Boulder.