Michael Hasselberg, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC

Michael Hasselberg, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Clinical Nursing, and Data Science at the University of Rochester. He is a leader in telehealth, digital innovation, and technology-enabled solutions required to transition to high value consumer-focused care. Board certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Dr. Hasselberg completed his PhD degree in Health Practice Research at the University of Rochester and is also a graduate of The Academy for Healthcare Leadership through the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University. Dr. Hasselberg is the first Senior Director of Digital Health at the University of Rochester Medical Center and is the co-Director of the UR Health Lab, the health system’s innovation incubator.


His expertise expands health and technology as a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar Fellow and advisor on telehealth modalities to the New York State Department of Health, the Department of Health & Human Services, and the National Quality Forum. He is also a health expert for the XPRIZE Global Visoneering Brain Trust and serves as an independent consultant to several digital health start-up companies and private foundations.