Tejal Vakharia

Senior Vice President & Chief Compliance Counsel
Allscripts

TEJAL VAKHARIA is Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Counsel with Allscripts Healthcare Solutions with almost twenty years of experience in healthcare law, compliance and policy.  She established and leads Allscripts compliance department with worldwide responsibility for all of Allscripts interactions with the government in areas such as healthcare compliance, foreign corrupt practices act, pharmaceutical and medical device regulations, antitrust, health reform and reimbursement.  Prior to joining Allscripts, she worked in numerous positions at General Electric and Abbott Laboratories and as a lawyer with Foley & Lardner and Dentons.  In addition to being recognized for her problem-solving skills in the healthcare marketplace with multiple CEO/President’s Awards, Tejal has received the Public Interest Law Initiative Distinguished Alumni Award and the Outstanding Corporate Counsel Award of the Chicago Bar Association.  Tejal has Juris Doctor and Masters in Public Policy degrees from the University of Michigan and a Masters in Social Science and Bachelors in Philosophy from the University of Chicago.