Dr. Ujjwal Rao is Senior Clinical Specialist in Integrated Decision Support Solutions, and is based in India. He provides strategic counsel to health providers on designing world-class clinical decision support systems with Elsevier’s comprehensive suite of current and evidence-based information solutions that can improve the quality and efficient delivery of healthcare.
An experienced emergency physician, executive, clinical informaticist technology evangelist and Artificial Intelligence expert, Dr. Rao has a decade of experience serving in trust and corporate hospitals in various roles ranging from clinical administration, hospital operations to quality & accreditation. In his former positions, Dr. Rao led EHR implementations for large hospital groups and designed bespoke healthcare analytic solutions to improve outcomes and raise profitability.
His passion to see transformation through technology led him to volunteer as a quality consultant with the United Nations. He also currently serves as an Assessor on the Panel of the Quality Council of India for the National Healthcare Accreditation Standards body, NABH.
Dr. Rao obtained his degree in Medicine and then specialized in Hospital and Health Systems Management, Medical Law & Ethics before completing his PhD in Quality & Medical Informatics and a Micromasters in Artificial Intelligence.