Earlier today it was announced that Aneesh Chopra is returning to The Advisory Board Company as Senior Advisor of Healthcare Technology Strategy.
Aneesh Chopra’s final day as the nation’s first Federal Chief Technology Officer was last Wednesday. In his new role, similar to his White House appointment, Chopra will continue to foster open data initiatives. Chopra will focus specifically on business development and strategic planning efforts for healthcare information technology for The Advisory Board.
“I am excited to return to The Advisory Board Company, where I spent close to a decade of my career,” said Chopra. “The firm has always been dedicated to identifying and disseminating best practice research, and I am thrilled about how the Advisory Board has grown to offer best-in-class technology products. This combination of research-driven insights and innovative software is creating groundbreaking change in the health care industry by equipping members to capitalize on the power of technology to improve health outcomes while reducing costs.”
In 2009 President Obama appointed Chopra as the nation’s first Federal CTO. Chopra also served as the former Secretary of Technology for Virginia Governor Tim Kaine. Chopra is rumored to be running for Lieutenant Governor, read more here.