Meg Fitzgerald

Meg Fitzgerald

Adjunct Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management


Global Health Care Strategy


Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health



Meghan Fitzgerald, RN, MPH, DrPH, is an adjunct associate professor with the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and a private equity investor. She has decades of experience working in the healthcare field, ranging from frontline patient care to advising prominent healthcare firms. Currently, she sits on the board of directors for the venture capital firm Thimble Point and for Tenet Healthcare Corporation.


Dr. Fitzgerald received a bachelor's degree of science in nursing (BSN) from Fairfield University in Connecticut, her master's of public health (MPH) in Epidemiology and Health Policy from Columbia University in New York, and her doctor of public health degree (DrPH) from New York Medical College.

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