I am a physician by training with 25 years of clinical experience in ER/urgent care medicine; the last 15 as a gastroenterologist. Alongside, I have had an interest in AI and HIT over 15 years, having developed expert diagnostic systems for complex conditions in with collaborators at school of Applied Math at Stony brook University. I also currently have a portfolio of investments spanning healthtech. I am a frequent speaker at national conferences on AI in Medicine. I have served in various roles including heading divisional development at a University Medical Center, Senior Faculty at Medical University, TEDMED scholar, GI FDA Adcom, member of the MedStartr Investment Review Committee, advisor to various startups including HIT and device companies.