Fearless Future w/ Catherine McCourt

Entrepreneurship and Arya Health: Interview w/ Dr. Richard Sztramko

May 23, 2022 Episode 31
Fearless Future w/ Catherine McCourt
Entrepreneurship and Arya Health: Interview w/ Dr. Richard Sztramko
Show Notes

This week I had the pleasure of sitting down with Dr. Richard Sztramko, Geriatrics and Internal Medicine professional to speak about his journey into entrepreneurship .as co- founder of Arya Health.  Arya EHR (Electronic Health Record) and Handover, a cutting-edge health tech company rapidly expanding throughout Canada in hospitals and outpatient clinics.  He has served as the Chief Medical Officer of a publicly traded remote chronic disease management company called TSX: V (RHT), and currently consults for US-based Kerna Health

Dr. Richard Sztramko currently practices Geriatric and Internal Medicine at St. Peter’s and Juravinski Hospitals in Hamilton, Ontario.  As well, he is an Assistant Professor at McMaster University. 

We covered what led him to creating Arya Health with his co-founders Dr. Sam Gharbi , and Dr. Richard Vandegriend. How burnout played a part in this journey and how Arya Health is helping other medical professionals save more time and energy in their practice and operations.

Connect with Dr. Sztramko and his team to learn more about Arya Health:
https://www.aryaehr.com/
https://www.linkedin.com/company/arya-health/?originalSubdomain=ca


Dr. Richard Sztramko - Bio
Dr. Richard Sztramko practices Geriatric and Internal Medicine at St. Peter’s and Juravinski Hospitals in Hamilton, Ontario.  He is an Assistant Professor at McMaster University.  He is the co- founder of Arya EHR (Electronic Health Record) and Handover, a cutting-edge health tech company rapidly expanding throughout Canada in hospitals and outpatient clinics.  He has served as the Chief Medical Officer of a publicly traded remote chronic disease management company called TSX: V (RHT), and currently consults for US-based Kerna Health.  He received his Medical Degree from the University of Toronto and completed Internal Medicine and Geriatrics residencies at the UBC.  He completed a Behavioural Neurology fellowship at University of California San Francisco and actively works with patients with neurodegenerative diseases.  He co-founded an award winning online education platform called www.igericare.ca to help caregivers of patients with dementia improve caregiver self-efficacy, which has been funded by Centres for Aging and Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), the Alzheimer’s Society, and Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation.  His passion is making solutions that are simple, intuitive, and cost-effective for health care providers, patients, and their families.

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