Joseph Bocchino Joseph Bocchino
Associate Professor of Clinical Research and Leadership

Office Phone: 202-994-5129
Email: Email
Department: Clinical Research and Leadership


  • BA, Florida International University, 1984
  • MBA, Xavier University, 1991
  • EdD, George Washington University, 2003


Dr. Joseph (Joe) Bocchino has served as an executive within the pharmaceutical, healthcare, and hospitality industries and has held board positions within the private and public sectors. His corporate experiences have included: hospital assignments; assignments in both the U.S. domestic markets and global markets; responsibilities in pharmaceutical clinical research, manufacturing and marketing environments; medical device development and manufacturing; and oversight responsibilities for regulatory affairs and product registrations. He has extensive merger and acquisition experience in the evaluation and integration stages, focusing on the valuation and retention of human leadership capital during corporate transactions.


Dr. Bocchino teaches in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences and in the Graduate School of Education and Human Development. He continues to conduct research and write, presenting his work in international academic forums.


  • Clinical and Translational Research
  • Clinical Management and Leadership
  • Clinical Research Administration
  • Core Curriculum in Health Sciences
  • Health Care Quality
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Translational Health Sciences

Industry Relationships and Collaborations

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has reported a financial interest with the health care related companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the University and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.

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