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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

Celebrating Researchers (and my dad) during National Cancer Research Month

I was debating about whether to join Truveta and leave an amazing 23-year career at Microsoft when I found out my dad had bladder cancer. As many diagnoses are, it was shocking. My dad has always been the rock of our family. The strongest man I know. A lifelong hard worker, he was a high … Continued

Exploring birth rates and STI diagnoses during periods of high COVID-19 rates

The COVID-19 pandemic affected every aspect of many of our lives. For some, it affected how we work, where we work, who we interact with, and the frequency at which we interact with others. As we thought about the various impacts of social distancing, we were curious if periods of high COVID-19 case rates correlated … Continued

A Backpack of Rocks: My Mental Health Journey

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and for the ~25% of Americans who deal with mental health struggles, it’s an important time to recognize that while anxiety, depression, and other mental health conditions can make us feel profoundly isolated, we are not alone. My struggles with anxiety began in my teenage years. Growing up in … Continued

Health System Spotlight: Marcus Shipley, Senior Vice President & Chief Innovation and Information Officer, Trinity Health

Continuing our series featuring the leaders from our 20-member health systems, this month we sat down with Marcus Shipley, Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation and Information Officer at Trinity Health. In this role, Marcus leads Trinity Health’s innovation program and is responsible for finding and implementing new ideas within the Trinity system, as well … Continued

Truveta wins Health Innovation of the Year at 2022 GeekWire Awards

The first in-person GeekWire Awards in more than two years proved to be an exciting one for Truveta: we were named Health Innovation of the Year! COO Lisa Gurry accepted the award on behalf of the company. “Truveta was formed about a year and a half ago by key health systems across the country that … Continued

Truveta Recognized by Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas 2022

Each year, Fast Company recognizes the innovative ways companies around the globe are working to address today’s most pressing challenges with the annual World Changing Ideas Awards. For those who are inspired by creative problem solving and the pursuit of innovation for the greater good, this is the list to watch. We are thrilled to … Continued

Truveta Spotlight: Tilak Paija Pun

When you meet Tilak Paija Pun, one of the first things you will notice is his broad grin and infectious laugh. He exudes positivity, even when reminiscing about some of the most challenging times in his life. We sat down with Tilak to learn more about his journey from a small village in Nepal to … Continued

Meet the Truveta MDs: Michael Simonov, MD

This month we feature Michael Simonov, MD and the head of Clinical Informatics at Truveta. When we sat down with Michael, we learned three key things have focused his career to date – a desire to keep learning, the incredible power of data, and most importantly, a focus on people and community. Just keep learning … Continued