MACHINE LEARNING & AI FOR HEALTHCARE: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA, June 13-14, 2019
Srinivasan Suresh, MD, MBA, FAAP, joined UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburg UPMC in September 2014.
As the chief medical information officer, Dr. Suresh provides leadership in the planning, development and implementation of strategic and tactical clinical information systems. In July 2015, he also assumed the role of the chief information officer of CHP. He oversees the hospital’s electronic health record, data warehouse and advanced analytics initiatives. He continues to practice as a pediatric emergency medicine specialist.
As an IT physician champion, he is passionate in the application of business intelligence tools and advanced data analytics in improving child health, and patient and provider satisfaction. He has presented on these topics at national and international conferences, and authored papers on big data and predictive analytics. He is also focused on creating more robust clinical decision support tools in the electronic health record. He was instrumental in Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh winning the HIMSS-Davies award in 2015, and in renewing its Stage 7 HIMSS EMRAM certification in 2016.