Dr. Gurmeet Sran, M.D

Since joining CommonSpirit Health (formally Dignity Health) in 2013, Dr. Gurmeet Sran has worked closely with leadership and IT staff to ensure proper deployment of EMRs, governance oversight, and ongoing innovation in the health IT space. Currently, he is the Chief Clinical Data Science Officer, overseeing a team of physicians and statisticians who are aggregating and analyzing clinical information across the organization to enable reduced variation of care, decreased cost, and improved outcomes. By leveraging machine learning techniques, text analytics, and “big data” computing architectures, his team has developed and implemented models to improve sepsis detection and help risk segment patient populations for ongoing interventions. Prior to CommonSpirit Health, Dr. Sran completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics where he was active with members of the administration is trying to analyze and reduce expenditures in the hospital setting.  He received his Doctorate in Medicine from Boston University.  In addition, he holds a Masters in Computational Biology from the University of Pennsylvania as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Bioengineering from UC Berkeley.