Joe is a respected global business executive with an extensive career helping clients define, design and implement processes and technologies that produce demonstrable business impact. He brings deep international management experience with a proven operational perspective based on mentorship, growth through doing, open-book management principles and delivering value for money to clients. His specialties include business transformation; mobility and user experience advisory; technology governance and management; process and metrics modeling; software design, development, testing and quality; outsourcing advice and administration; shared services strategy and design; and business operations advisory services. He writes a popular blog about leveraging evolving technologies and opportunities to introduce better technology for USA healthcare (http://www.la-gioia-di-tecnologia.com) and has B.S. and M.A. degrees from the University of Maryland.
Fritz is an executive management consultant with a focus on enterprise infrastructure transformation and cyber security innovation. His specialties include newly developed technology evaluations, enterprise data management design, infrastructure automation and optimization, cyber security risk mitigation, and M&A technology due diligence. Fritz has been Chief Technology Officer for multiple organizations that have focused on technology transformation for the Intelligence Community, Federal agencies, and large corporate customers. He has also designed a cutting edge data center and cloud managed services platform to enable information sharing while maintaining compliance with data protection best practices.
Nicole is an experienced clinical researcher and health care consultant. She has a doctorate degree in physical therapy from Massachusetts General Institute of Health Professions and a Post Graduate Certificate in Health Policy from George Washington University. She currently works in a consultancy role identifying innovative health delivery system, policy and marketing solutions for providers through the use of health IT data. Her expertise offers clients a unique perspective on clinical decision making tools and EHR meaningful use. Dr. Stout is experienced in using complex data analytics to prospectively promote quality improvement in clinical care. Additionally, she has extensive background in scientific proposal development with multiple funding successes. She also serves as a payment consultant to several third party payers and hospital systems in the US and abroad. She is an investigator on two clinical trials studying cancer morbidity through the National Institutes of Health. Her research publications have been foundational in developing the Prospective Surveillance Model for breast cancer rehabilitation. Dr. Stout is an internationally recognized expert in cancer rehabilitation and lymphedema management. She holds adjunct faculty appointments at the University of Alabama Birmingham, University of Missouri and holds appointments on the State of Maryland Cancer Control Survivorship committee, the American Lymphedema Framework steering committee and CARF international advisory standards board for cancer rehabilitation. Dr. Stout is an elected member of the Board of Directors of the American Physical Therapy Association. She has authored and co-authored over 30 peer-review publications, several book chapters and is the co-author of the book 100 Questions and Answers about Lymphedema. She serves as a medical expert for public media outlets including the Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune and others.