Rob Hartman, PhD

Senior Director, Translational Sciences

Rob Hartman, PhD, has over 10 years of healthcare and commercialization experience. He is currently a Director of Translational Science at UPMC Enterprises, where he leads strategy and operational support for portfolio companies, supports investment strategy and diligence, and serves as a connector of teams and opportunities spanning life sciences and digital health technology. Before moving to Translational Science, Dr. Hartman led the Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance, a program that enables UPMC to support and commercialize potentially disruptive innovation in healthcare with multi-million-dollar annual investments in health-related, data-intensive, local, academic research. Prior to working with UPMC, he was an innovation and commercialization consultant within the University of Pittsburgh where he received his Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate degrees in bioengineering.