Tamara StClaire - Health IT Evangelist and Advisor
Tamara StClaire is a healthcare enthusiast with a passion for the impact technology has on the future of patient-driven care. She is a health IT expert advising organizations looking to grow and expand their product portfolio. She is on the advisory board of BaseHealth and consults for a venture accelerator on digital health. Previously, Tamara was the Chief Innovation Officer at Xerox Healthcare where her role was to create and lead the growth of new solutions sitting at the nexus of R&D, M&A and partnerships
Tamara speaks frequently on healthcare technology and innovation. Previous engagements include the IEEE Computer Society Rock Stars of Blockchain in Healthcare Event 2017, Health:Further Summit 2016, Health Data Management and Mining 2016 and Health 2.0 2015. She was recently named one of the Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT by Health Data Management and recognized as a Social Media Ambassador at HIMSS 2016 and HIMSS 2017.
With over two decades of experience in the healthcare industry at large corporations and small startups, Tamara has a proven track record of developing new lines of revenue by building networks and business connections. She holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of California, Davis and a joint MBA from Columbia University and UC Berkeley. Prior to Xerox, Tamara worked at Roche Diagnostics, Abbott Laboratories and PARC (Palo Alto Research Center).