James Mandell, MD

James Mandell, MD

Former Chief Executive Officer; Senior Associate in Urology

Professor of Surgery (Urology), Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-7796

  • Fax: 617-730-0474

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Urology
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Departments

  • Urology

Languages

  • English

Programs

  • Andrology Program
  • Neurourology Program
  • Center for Perinatal Urology
  • Urologic Tumors Program
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Voiding Improvement Program
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Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate

University of Florida, 1965

Gainsville, FL

Medical School

University of Florida School of Medicine, 1970

Gainesville, FL

Graduate School, MS

Union College, 1999

Schenectady, NY

Internship

University of Florida School of Medicine, 1970-1971

Gainesville, FL

Residency, Surgery

University of Florida School of Medicine, 1971-1972

Gainesville, FL

Residency, Urology

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1974-1977

Chapel Hill, NC

Fellowship, Pediatric Urology

University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1977-1978

Chapel Hill, NC

Fellowship, Surgery (Urology)

Boston Children's Hospital , 1978-1979

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • American Board of Urology - Urology and Pediatric Urology

Professional History

Dr. Mandell became chief executive officer of Boston Children’s Hospital and Children’s Medical Center on October 1, 2000, retiring from the position in October 2013. During his tenure, Dr. Mandell was a member of the board of trustees and professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School. Prior to joining Children’s, he served as dean of Albany Medical College and professor of surgery and pediatrics. Dr. Mandell was promoted from chief of urology to dean of Albany Medical College in l996. He also served as executive vice president for health affairs at Albany Medical Center and executive medical director of Albany Medical Center Hospital. Prior to his tenure at Albany Medical College, he was a member of the medical staff at Children’s Hospital for nine years, advancing to an associate in surgery with an associate professor appointment at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Mandell serves as vice-chair of the board of the Franciscan’s Hospital for Children, on the board of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, on the board of Bluebirdbio, a biotech company, and as chair of the board of the Harvard Risk Management Company. He continues to serve on the staff at Boston Children’s in the Department of Urology and is the Distinguished Rob and Dana Smith Professor at Harvard Medical School. In addition to a medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine, Dr. Mandell holds a master’s in Health Systems Management from Union College, New York.

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Locations

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