Bio: In 2014, Andrei Soran founded Novaseek Research, Inc., a health IT company that enables clinical researchers to prospectively assemble patient cohorts from whom the biospecimens are collected. Having served at the helm of several large hospitals, he recognized the opportunity for hospitals to play a bigger role in the clinical research process while generating additional revenue, and the power of technology to connect researchers with biospecimens.
Soran has more than 20 years of experience that includes leadership of financial turnarounds and strategic growth of complex medical centers around the country. He has negotiated several large mergers and sales and has a steadfast commitment to building excellence in clinical programs, enhancing quality and patient service.
Career highlights include serving as: Chief Executive Officer of Verity Health System; Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Detroit Medical Center, a Tenet Healthcare facility; President of Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, DMC Surgery Hospital; and Chief Executive Officer of MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham, MA, part of Vanguard Healthcare Inc.
Soran’s career in healthcare began in the field of physical therapy, caring for countless patients over many years. Today, his dedication to healthcare is fueled by his interest in improving the health of entire communities, including the underserved.
He has served on the boards of the New England Quality Care Alliance, the Boston University/Metropolitan College, the Mass Bay Community College and the de Cordova Sculpture Park and Museum, and Micron Products, Inc.