Bob joined Datavant 4 years ago and in typical startup fashion has had a variety of roles and responsibilities since joining, from marketing to sales to product. Today, he manages the Life Sciences, Ecosystem Public Sector business at Datavant. He is motivated to build the world-class connectivity company the healthcare industry desperately needs. Prior to Datavant, Bob had several different roles that ranged from managing operations at a biopharmaceutical company to working as a restructuring and finance attorney. Bob holds a JD / MBA from Yale Law School after completing his undergraduate degree in Symbolic Systems at Stanford University.
The value of data in healthcare is undeniable and realized when raw information is successfully converted into knowledge that changes clinical practice. To drive value improvements and ensure that the right patient receives the right care requires the right data in combination with the right data analytics. This session will cover various aspects and challenges of data science in hospitals and health systems that drive healthcare with better outcomes.