Director, Innovation


Sarah Lindenauer is a Director within the Innovation and Digital Health Accelerator (IDHA) at Boston Children’s Hospital. She is focused on accelerating digital health technologies through the development pipeline from inception through commercialization. She is also responsible for managing the accelerator portfolio of innovations. She enjoys working with clinicians and entrepreneurs to build and scale market-competitive technologies for patient impact.

Prior to joining Boston Children’s, Sarah worked as a digital strategist for InVentiv Health, consulting to biopharmaceutical and medical device companies on the development of digital adherence and disease education programs. Before that, Sarah worked for a digital health start-up, where she developed a multi-disciplinary framework for the evaluation of third party health applications and advised product managers regarding the optimization of user experience for behavior change.

Sarah received both her Master’s in Public Health and her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

Favorite Innovation

GPS (1970’s) – I’d forever be lost without it

Works on

Product management, Portfolio management, Strategy, Innovation, Marketing


Digital health, Social impact entrepreneurship, Adventuring, Trying (and oftentimes failing) new recipes, Boxing