Aliya Aaron has over 20 years of experience in healthcare, research, business and technology. Aliya is the founder and CEO of Nursing Innovation Hub, Inc., a healthcare technology innovation company based in Miami, FL. NIHUB has been supporting nursing innovation and healthcare innovators globally since 2019. NIHUB partners with leading healthtech and medtech companies, organizations, small businesses, universities, research institutions, industry experts and investors to provide early-stage startup companies and innovators access to advanced technologies, education, tools, and resources to launch digital health solutions targeted at improving patient care. Aliya is also the founder and Managing Principal of AMR Healthcare Consulting, LLC , an award-winning healthcare technology consulting firm servicing healthcare organizations since 2010.

Aliya recently joined the board of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Enterprise Forum of South Florida to promote and strengthen innovation in the region. She is a nurse leader on the executive steering committee of Together. Health, a collaborative focused on fueling the creation and adoption of digital health innovation nationwide. Aliya is a founding member of Texas Global Health Security Innovation Consortium, a consortium organized by The University of Texas at Austin that supports innovators and innovations fighting COVID-19 and future pandemics. Aliya is a Venture Scout with Score 3 Ventures, an angel network partnering with the nation’s leading incubators, venture funds, organizations and foundations to source, and support startups led by black, brown, and women founders. In addition, Aliya is a Nurse Leader with the Global Health Impact Network (GHIN), a strategic venture capital investment network and venture fund focused on investing in early- stage healthcare innovation.

Aliya is the producer and host of the Nursing Innovation Hub Podcast and TV series, media that explore current trends in digital health innovation with some of today’s leading Nurse & Tech Innovators. Aliya has been featured on WPBT South Florida PBS, in Women in Tech Review, CIO Review, Med Tech Outlook, Legacy Magazine, Today’s Purpose Woman, Journal of Nursing Informatics, and International Archives of Nursing and Health Care.

Aliya earned a Master of Science in Health Systems Management from George Mason University, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Winston-Salem State University.