Robotics Institute Seminar, February 8, 2002
Time and Place |
Seminar Abstract |
Speaker Biography |
Richard R. Lunak
1305 Newell-Simon Hall
Refreshments 3:15 pm
Talk 3:30 pm
Mr. Lunak was the third employee at McKesson Automated Healthcare, recognized as the fastest growing
company in Pittsburgh by SPIRC in 2000. As the key technology executive of MAH, he successfully led
the company from the start-up phase to a major technology division of a Fortune 40 company.
Mr. Lunak holds several patents and has been responsible for the design, development, and rollout
of the ROBOT-Rx, AcuDose-Rx, SupplyScan, and AccuScan-Rx -- products that have been installed
in the nations leading hospitals and have been featured on CNN and Dateline NBC. His current
responsibilities as Group President with McKesson Automation include the Automated Healthcare
business unit located in Pittsburgh and the Automated Prescription Systems business unit
located in Pineville, Louisiana. McKesson Automation has over 10,000 customers worldwide
and revenues of approximately $200 million. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical
and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a Master's Degree in
Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. Mr. Lunak also serves
on the board of directors for the Pittsburgh Technology Council and the
Pittsburgh Robotics Initiative.
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The Robotics Institute is part of the
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Carnegie Mellon University.