About Me

* Fellowship-trained medical informatician with over 20 years of healthcare industry experience in clinical delivery, informatics, management and strategic consulting, business development, pharmaceuticals, association & non-profit management, government relations and public policy. * Nationally recognized leader and consultant in the field of health information technology standards and medical informatics, serving in leadership roles in NCPDP, HITSP, AHIC's Consumer Empowerment Workgroup, MedBiquitous and consulting for federal and commercial clients to advance the adoption of Health IT and information exchange. * Six years in the pharmaceutical industry concentrating on medical informatics and connecting the industry with clinical practice through health information technology. * Instigator on many cross-industry initiatives that serve to improve information flow and create new opportunities for competition that benefits patients through collaboration on HIT standards and open source software to support health information exchange. * Creator and inventor of works ranging from HIT journalism to musicals, screenplays to Infinite Poetry(r). * World's leading Medical Informatimusicologist as demonstrated by being President, Founder and first Fellow of The American College of Medical Informatimusicology (ACMImimi). Specialties: Health Information Technology (HIT), HIT standards, Medical Informatics, business development, strategic planning, electronic prescribing (eRx), Electronic Health Records (EHRs), Continuing Medical Education (CME), pharmaceuticals, journalism, entertainment