Atul Butte, MD, PhD


Precisely Practicing Medicine from 700 Trillion Points of Data

Tuesday, April 4  |  8:30am—9:30am

There is an urgent need to take what we have learned in our new data-driven era of medicine and use it to create a new system of precision medicine that delivers the best, safest, most cost-effective preventative or therapeutic intervention at the right time, for the right patients. Dr. Atul Butte will discuss the groundbreaking work of the UC Health System in integrating electronic health records data and translating analytics into new evidence for drug efficacy, new savings from better medication choices, and new insights into the transformative power of precision medicine.

Biography: Atul Butte, MD, PhD, is the Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg Distinguished Professor and inaugural Director of the Bakar Computational Health Sciences Center at the University of California, San Francisco. He is also the Chief Data Scientist for the University of California Health System. Dr. Butte leads a team focused on integrating electronic health records data from more than 8 million patients across the UC Health System and using this data to drive diagnostics, therapeutics, and a deeper understanding of disease. Dr. Butte earned his MD at Brown University, and then trained in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology at Children's Hospital Boston. He also holds a BA in computer science from Brown, and a PhD in health sciences and technology from Harvard Medical School and MIT.

Session descriptions will be available soon.

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All Acentrus clients are invited to attend.

Join us in San Diego April 3-5, 2023 for two days of learning, connecting, and collaborating at the third annual Acentrus Specialty Conference. From forecasts and case studies to informal networking and idea exchange, conference takeaway value is designed to strengthen specialty pharmacy practices to drive better outcomes for patients and all stakeholders.