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Truvetan Spotlight: Donya Smith, People Operations Manager

Donya Smith started at Truveta in April as our People Operations Manager. Her role mainly involves office management and leading the onboarding process to welcome new hires to the team.    Tell us a little about your background?   I’m originally from Albany, NY but I moved to Los Angeles, CA as a teenager. After graduating … Continued

How we’re helping researchers navigate the imperfect world of real-world data

Most medical researchers will agree – when it comes to using real-world data, the quality of the data is just as important as the data itself. But there is debate around what exactly defines this quality. A record that may be valuable for one study may be incomplete for another.   Here’s how we see it: … Continued

“Never Feel Inferior” – A Story of Acceptance

Truveta strives to improve the lives of all people around the world, and so we like to highlight relatively unknown or misunderstood conditions. Vitiligo is an auto-immune disease that causes a loss of pigmentation and discoloration in the skin. June 25th is Vitiligo Awareness Day. Since 2011, associated research foundations campaign to have Vitiligo Awareness … Continued

Truveta Announces Strategic Collaboration with Pfizer to Accelerate Safety Insights in Real Time

  Real World Data on a grand scale empowers Pfizer to identify, monitor, and evaluate potential signals immediately using complete Electronic Medical Record data, updated daily for more than 50 million people. Truveta today announced a strategic collaboration with Pfizer to deliver new safety insights on a continuous basis, using verifiable real-world data at scale. … Continued

Who are the people getting long COVID?

Long COVID is a term used to describe patients with returning or sustained symptoms following a SARS-CoV-2 infection. Physicians and researchers have described numerous post COVID-19 complications, including cardiovascular, coagulation and hematologic, gastrointestinal, kidney, mental health, metabolic, musculoskeletal and neurologic disorders [1]. The CDC recently published findings that 1 in every 5 COVID-19 survivors “experienced … Continued

How Truveta is delivering data quality at scale

Real world data is providing an exciting new source of information for breakthrough research. And Truveta is leading the way, with the most complete, timely, and highest quality data on U.S. health. But working with real world data has its challenges – especially considering the unparalleled depth and diversity of the data we receive each … Continued

Take the Truveta Office Tour

Welcome to our office! We’d love to show you around. Truveta is the world’s first health system-led data platform, inspired by our vision of saving lives with data. Our values – to focus on our purpose, earn trust, contribute for impact, be curious, and embrace freedom with responsibility – reflect this vision every day. Many … Continued

Honoring My Dad this Men’s Health Awareness Month

“This June 20th will be five years since my father died unexpectedly of a heart attack at age 64. I do not look forward to June. I struggle thinking back to hearing “your father’s gone” at 10:30 PM that Tuesday. As fate would have it, I was in New York for work in May 2017, … Continued

Welcome 2022 Truveta Interns!

Delivering on our vision of Saving Lives with Data would not be possible without the amazing talent of our team. Approaching 200 employees, I am proud of the diverse backgrounds of our employees that includes engineers, physician scientists, clinical informaticists, designers, marketers, researchers and biostatisticians.  Our team is inspired to make exceptional impact every single … Continued

Truvetan Spotlight: Rachel Jiang, VP Product Management

Continuing our Truvetan Spotlight series, today we highlight Rachel Jiang.  Rachel recently transitioned from leading the marketing team to VP of Product Management. Rachel grew up in Toronto, Canada and studied Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. During this 5-year program, she rotated between semesters of study and semester-long internships. This real-world experience taught … Continued