Phone Number: 617-428-5150
Joseph Avellone, MD
Dr. Avellone serves as Executive Vice President at PAREXEL International, a global Clinical Research Organization. He is engaged in the growth and development of important client partnership arrangements, including large scale strategic partnerships Prior to joining PAREXEL, Dr. Avellone was Chief Executive Officer of Veritas Medicine, a healthcare technology company supporting clinical trials. Previously, he served as Chief Operating Officer of BlueCross BlueShield of Massachusetts. He has more than 30 years of senior management experience in a variety of health care businesses. Dr. Avellone is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, having received his M.D. from the Harvard Medical School, and completed his General Surgery Residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He also received a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and a Bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College. Dr. Avellone has served as a member of the Board of Directors of several health care companies and organizations.