Speakers

Minette Vacciarello

Product Manager, Digital Solutions, UPMC Enterprises

Minette is a Product Manager with the Digital Solutions team at UPMC Enterprises, which analyses technology that empowers clinicians and payers to provide patient-centered, high-quality care, while encouraging consumers to be engaged in all steps of their health care journey. Minette has more than a decade of experience with design, technology, health care, and engineering.

At UPMC Enterprises, Minette leads several initiatives involving social determinants of health – a term used to describe how disparities on housing, transportation, and food insecurity can put a patient’s health at risk and ultimately impact the overall health of the population.

Minette has a background in human-centered design, specifically user research, experience design, and strategy. Her multi-disciplinary background allows her to leverage design-thinking and assess complex challenges as they apply to business and technology strategies in health care and population health management.

She holds an MA in Product Development from Carnegie Mellon University and a BA in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Fine Arts from Boston University.