Chief Medical Information Officer, UPMC

Rob received his medical degree from the University of Hawaii and then went on to train in pediatrics and critical care at Duke University. Following Duke, Rob joined the faculty at USC and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), where he became enamored with health care information technology. He initially worked on an electronic health record project at CHLA before accepting the position of chief medical officer at Cerner Corporation. In 2012, he became the first chief medical information officer for the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services. In 2017, Rob moved to Pittsburgh to become the chief medical information officer of UPMC.