Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center selects Dr. Claus Torp Jensen as first chief digital officer

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New York City-based Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center appointed Claus Torp Jensen, PhD, its first chief digital officer and head of technology.

Dr. Jensen most recently worked at CVS Health and Aetna, where he served as chief technology officer and head of architecture, overseeing technology innovation, architecture planning and design, and digital integration. He previously served in technical leadership roles at IBM and Danske Bank.

He holds 14 patents centered on integration, application programming interfaces and transformation, and earlier this year, he won an IDG CIO 100 Award.

Dr. Jensen has a PhD in computer science from Aarhus University in Denmark.

In his new role, he will oversee the integration of data and technology resources at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and direct the organization's departments of information systems, health informatics and data products.

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