AT&T* has appointed Eric Topol, MD, as its Chief Medical Advisor. Dr. Topol will impact the design, development and delivery of AT&T's healthcare IT solutions, connecting the healthcare ecosystem to enhance health outcomes and care delivery processes for patients and their caregivers.
Dr. Topol is a premier cardiologist, geneticist and researcher, and will continue in his position as the Chief Academic Officer at Scripps Health. He brings his extensive industry and health IT knowledge to the planning and execution of AT&T's healthcare industry program. Dr. Topol will offer strategic guidance in key areas such as emerging devices and mHealth products and services. His input will enhance AT&T's existing health IT solutions and drive consumer and enterprise adoption in an increasingly digital world.
Read more about Dr. Topol in the complete news release.