MIT adds ResMed to internship program

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The MIT Leaders for Global Operations program announced Sept. 9 that ResMed has become the newest member of its industry partnership. The program collaborates with the MIT Sloan School of Management and the MIT School of Engineering to deliver an interdisciplinary engineering-MBA dual degree program featuring internships at partner companies. “The future of health care is digital and we need leaders with both engineering expertise and business acumen to help guide this industry and provide life-changing care to billions of people worldwide,” said Mick Farrell, CEO of ResMed and a 1998 alumnus of the program. ResMed will launch its internship program in June 2021 with projects that aim to shape the future of health care, the company says. Six-month internships in the company’s San Diego and/or European and Asia Pacific locations will focus on optimizing global supply chains to provide access to information and empower rapid decision making, using data science techniques to personalize patient therapy, and exploring machine learning solutions to improve operational efficiency. The MIT LGO program now was 25 partner companies, 18 of which are in the Fortune 500 or Global Fortune 500.