TAMPA, Fla. Santosh Mohan, MMCi, CPHIMS, FHIMSS has joined Moffitt Cancer Center as the new vice president of Digital. This newly created position will be instrumental in Moffitt’s success as the cancer center accelerates its digital capabilities to advance cancer care, treatment and research.

Mohan brings more than 15 years of digital health and health information technology experience to this new role. He will be responsible for launching the Digital organization within Moffitt’s Center for Digital Innovation. Digital will be instrumental in helping leverage the information technology and health data science competencies at Moffitt to advance the cancer center’s overall strategy.

“We are thrilled to have Santosh join the Moffitt team,” said Edmondo Robinson, M.D., senior vice president and chief digital innovation officer. “His experience in leading collaborative teams to usher in new and innovative digital technologies will help Moffitt deliver the care of the future for patients with cancer.”

Previously, Mohan served as the managing director of the Innovation Hub at Brigham and Women’s Hospital where he led digital transformation through the use, development, evaluation and commercialization of digital health applications. His prior work on driving advancements in and access to the digital ecosystem for providers and patients includes product development at Cerner Corporation, platform ecosystem partnerships at athenahealth, and management consulting at The Advisory Board Company and Stanford Health Care.  Throughout his career, Mohan has worked to leverage data and analytics to create and design new programs and digital abilities with a strong focus on emerging technology to advance care and improve the clinician and patient experience.   

Mohan holds a master’s degree in clinical informatics from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in bioinformatics from Vellore Institute of Technology in India. He is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS) and a member of the American Medical Informatics Association. He is a senior member and fellow of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).

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