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Lisa deBettencourt

Founder and Principal, Forge Harmonic


Lisa is a product strategy and design leader. She works with organizations in healthcare and life sciences to discover, define, and deliver innovative ways to improve the patient and clinical experience amidst increasing regulatory demands, consumer expectations, and technological complexity.

In 2019, after more than two decades creating award-winning products and commercial successes for businesses within and beyond healthcare, Lisa founded Forge Harmonic, LLC, an innovation and strategy firm that’s on a mission to humanize the digital transformation in healthcare by shaping breakthrough solutions that put people at the center.

She co-authored the book Designing for Emerging Technologies: UX for Genomics, Robotics, and the Internet of Things and is a recent adjunct professor at Northeastern University. She holds a MS degree in Human Factors in Information Design from Bentley University and a BS degree from Rochester Institute of Technology.