Pavankumar Mulgund

Pavankumar Mulgund is a Clinical Assistant Professor and PhD candidate in the Management Science and Systems Department at the University at Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo) with more than 12 years’ corporate and consulting experience. His research interests include digital health interventions and their impact on various stakeholders (e.g., patients, providers, payers, and public health organizations), and his expertise includes technology strategy, the business value of IT, and the application of novel technologies (e.g., artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, and blockchain) in the context of health information technology. Mr. Mulgund has published several papers in leading academic and industry journals, is a frequent speaker at IS conferences, and has consulted for several organizations. He has developed and taught graduate-level IS courses in database management systems, systems analysis and design, data visualization with Tableau, and experiential IT projects. Before joining SUNY Buffalo, Mr. Mulgund was leading product and delivery teams for a primary contractor of the US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. He has also worked for IBM and Mindtree, among others. Mr. Mulgund holds several professional licenses and expert-level certifications in project management, Agile methodologies, design thinking, and digital business. He can be reached at