Renato Cataldo, PharmD
Dr. Cataldo has worked with pharmacists for over 30 years. He started his career working as an ASHP staff member and then became a professor at St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Dr. Cataldo developed HealthTech Solutions (his first corporation in 1993) to service the needs of a growing healthcare informatics market. He has served as a division President at the Publics Group, the CEO of a $400M NASDAQ company, and has developed and sold several medical informatics companies.
During Dr. Cataldo’s healthcare career he has pioneered a number of pharmacy/medical software products. Examples include: PharmNet, the first national telecommunications system in the pharmacy profession developed at ASHP; HELIX (Health Education Learning Information eXchange) was developed at STLCOP, connecting pharmacists and physicians to a worldwide network of healthcare information services; JournalToGo was the first mobile drug information service servicing pharmaceutical medical liaisons and physicians, and Patents filed for mobile applications servicing patients. During Dr. Cataldo’s career, he has developed solutions and software for ASCP, PTCB, BPS, ACCP, ACPE, APhA, Glaxo, Merck, Pfizer, BMS, Abbott, BD, bioMérieux, AstraZeneca, and Amgen.