Carla Robinson, CEO-Co-founder, Canary Telehealth, Inc.

 

photo of Carla Robinson, CEO and Co-founder, Canary Telehealth, Inc.

Speakers and Panelists

Carla Robinson

CEO and Co-founder,
Canary Telehealth, Inc.
 

Carla Robinson is CEO and Co-founder of Canary Telehealth, a telehealth services company working with payers and providers to improve access to care for underserved populations, help close gaps in care, and reduce healthcare disparities. Her firm works extensively in the home setting – providing services such as diabetic retinopathy screening, remote monitoring, electronically structured behavioral health assessments and health risk screening, and other digital health solutions.

An ex-McKinsey & Company consultant, prior to forming Canary Telehealth, Carla worked in management consulting for 16 years with various firms serving some of the world’s largest organizations. At The Cambridge Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nielsen, she specialized in growth strategy for 10 years. Carla worked extensively with healthcare clients in areas such as medical devices, wellness, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and nanobiotechnology. Her work included markets in the U.S., China, Japan, Australia, and France.

Robinson holds a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where she was named an Austin Scholar. She received a Bachelor of Business Administration from Howard University with honors. Carla currently serves on the Board of Partnership for Connected Illinois focusing on expanding the availability of telehealth in the state, and on the Board of Kaleidoscope which serves high-risk youth in foster care. She is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago, the Health Care Council of Chicago, and the American Telemedicine Association. Ms. Robinson is also a founding member of TITO, a citizens group formed to support existing anti-violence programs and a member of Jack and Jill of America, Chicago Chapter.

A native Chicagoan, Carla resides on the South Side of Chicago with her husband and business partner, Dr. Sam Robinson, and their two children.

Summit Home

Nationally sponsored by:

Mark & Brenda Moore and Family foundation logo

 
Locally sponsored by:

Lifebridge Health logo

 
Please join our CEO, Nancy Brown for this special event.

X

Information Request

You are a few seconds away from access to a lot of great EmPOWERED To Serve resources. Please provide your info below.

X

Information Request

You are a few seconds away from access to a lot of great EmPOWERED To Serve resources. Please provide your info below.