Patrick Harris '21 Contributor Since 2021
President and CEO | Alcor Life Extension Foundation
Patrick Harris is a healthcare executive, innovator, and business strategist. He has over two decades of experience in the healthcare industry and credits much of his professional growth to his tenures at both McKesson, Inc. and Safeway Corporate Pharmacy. Patrick had responsibility for numerous healthcare technology solutions, products, and services, and managed over two billion dollars in revenue. He is a named inventor on more than 40 non-public patent applications filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), several of which have been issued and resulted in major advancements that have helped shape the U.S. healthcare ecosystem.
During the height of the opioid epidemic Patrick galvanized support with healthcare executives from 23 organizations to form a coalition, the objective of which was to address opioid abuse and diversion. His vision and leadership contributed to the introduction of a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives designed to help curb the loss of life taken by the opioid epidemic and improve patient safety.