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Mayo Clinic taps Boston health tech leader to guide data strategy

Posted On: 4 Dec 2019   |   Posted By: STAT

On the heels of forming a new partnership with Google, Mayo Clinic announced it has hired Dr. John Halamka - a Harvard professor and hospital IT veteran - to guide its efforts to apply artificial intelligence to vast stores of data from patients and devices.
Halamka will leave Beth Israel Lahey Health in Boston to become president of the Mayo Clinic platform, a unified data repository the Minnesota-based health system is creating to develop new analytics capabilities and digital services. His appointment will take effect Jan. 1.

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