Laurie Samuels Pascal, MBA, MPH

Senior Lecturer on Health Management
Department of Health Policy and Management
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Pascal Coaching and Consulting LLC

Laurie S. Pascal, MBA, MPH

Senior Lecturer on Health Management

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Boston, Massachusetts 02115

President, Pascal Coaching and Consulting LLC

Laurie Pascal is a Senior Lecturer in Health Management at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health where she brings more than 30 years of industry experience in organizational behavior, strategy, and leadership into masters, doctoral, and executive education programs for clinical and administrative leaders. Her consulting work focuses on leadership and team development, organizational change and effectiveness, and facilitating strategic planning and implementation. 

International clients have included National Health Service England, KPMG Australia/Queensland Health, The New School for Leadership in Health Care (Taiwan), and the Gulf Health Council (Middle East). Recent U.S. health industry clients include American College of Mohs Surgery, American Society of Clinical Oncology, McKesson U.S. Oncology Network, UNC Department of Radiology, Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services, and Massachusetts General Physicians Organization. 

Her executive coaching practice helps mid- and senior-level health care, academic and biotech leaders enhance their leadership and management capabilities. She also supports clients who are in the process of exploring new opportunities or transitioning into a new role. 

Previously she was Vice President of Business Development & Planning and Vice President of Radiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and formerly held senior executive positions in health insurance, financial services, and academia. She currently serves on the Boards of Trustees of Lasell University, Lasell Village Senior Living Community, and Goddard House Assisted Living. She holds an MBA from Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, an MPH from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan. She is certified by the Center for Executive Coaching. 

Laurie received the Outstanding Teaching in Continuing and Professional Executive Education Award from the Harvard Chan School in 2019 and was awarded an honorary doctorate degree from Pine Manor College in 2012. She is an avid traveler (56 countries, 7 continents), a passionate reader and word puzzler, and savors time with her husband, kids, and little grandkids.