Craig Monsen, MD

Last Known Position

Associate CIO, Atrius Health


Craig Monsen is finishing residency in internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. Prior to residency he studied Engineering and Computer Science at Harvard, where he was awarded Highest Honors. He completed his MD at Johns Hopkins, where he was the President of the Medical Student Senate. While in medical school, he founded and served as CEO of Symcat, a venture-backed, award-winning company that builds software leveraging data-driven algorithms and mobile technologies to improve triage of patients with undifferentiated symptoms.
In addition to Symcat, Craig has worked on a number of clinical informatics initiatives during residency including developing a patient risk stratification algorithm that outperforms the industry standard DxCG risk adjustment methodology, and a text message appointment reminder system that has reduced patient no shows by 20%. He writes about and has been an invited speaker on topics of consumer engagement and big data. Craig continues to cultivate his strong interest in using technology to support the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Triple Aim.