Shilpa is a Senior Technical Staff Member(STSM) at the Industries & Solution research in Health Informatics group at IBM Research. She is driving strategic initiatives such as Healthcare Application Marketplace. She as been the chief architect on a number of key IBM initiatives. Her work has received KDD award and has been runner up for Edelman award. She has architected the solutions in Healthcare / Smarter planet/Cities initiatives involving the use of advanced analytics to provide customers with strategic and tactical business insight.