Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President at Atrium Health.

Previously, as the chief innovation officer at UPMC, Dr. Shrestha was responsible for driving UPMC’s innovation strategy. Dr. Shrestha also served as Executive Vice President of UPMC Enterprises, pushing the needle in the pursuit of a unique blend of health care intelligence, technology expertise, and entrepreneurial drive to develop inventive and commercially successful solutions that address complex health care challenges.

He was recently recognized as “26 of the Smartest People in Health IT” by Becker’s Hospital Review, and was acknowledged as one of the “Top 20 Health IT Leaders Driving Change” and as a “Top Healthcare Innovator” by InformationWeek.


Authored by Rasu Shrestha, M.D., M.B.A.