Pamela Peels Wins Innovators Award from Healthcare IT News

Pamela Peele, Ph.D., chief analytics officer for UPMC Health Plan and the UPMC Insurance Services Division, has been voted one of the top “Innovators, Up and Coming” by Healthcare IT News readers. Peele is one of nine “game changers and trailblazers in health care information technology” who was recognized at the H.I.T. Men & Women Awards Reception in Orlando, Fla.

At UPMC Health Plan, Peele is responsible for data analytic activities, economic modeling, predictive modeling, statistical analysis and machine learning. Her work focuses on the application of economic and statistical models to improve the health and welfare of populations.