Nima A. Behkami

Nima A. Behkami

National Library of Medicine Fellow at Merck

Startupbootcamp Digital Health Miami Mentor

Nima leads Strategic Alliance at Merck’s Digital Innovation and Outreach (DIO) program. DIO brings together entrepreneurs, academia, corporate partners, and venture capital to build new synergies for tackling healthcare’s most difficult problems from a pharmaceutical and consumer health perspective.

Prior to Merck, Nima was a Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Brigham & Women’s Hospital’s Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, where he investigated ways to make healthcare delivery more effective through innovation and system redesign. Nima serves as advisor to digital health startups, and is involved in building Boston’s healthcare entrepreneurial ecosystem through the Harvard Innovation Lab and Brigham & Women’s Hospital Innovation Hub.