Meet Our Experts

Amy Hester, PhD, RN, BC

Chairwoman and CEO
HD Nursing, LLC

Awilda Rosa-Morales, EdD, CCC-SLP

Associate Professor / Academic Programs Director
Universidad Ana G. Méndez (UAGM) - Gurabo Campus

Baldassare Pipitone, D.O.

Managing Member
FortesMed Consulting

Brian Holzer, MD, MBA

Lacuna Health

Caroline Moluf, MHA

Administrator, MUSC Health Solutions

Christopher Powe, PHD

President/Founding Partner
Global Training Institute

Cindy Adkins

Vice President, Customer Service
Cardinal Health

Cody Reynolds, PHD

Technology Transfer Manager
Prisma Health

Cynthia Leaphart, MD, MBA, FACS


Dan Castillo, MHA

Vice Dean for Health Sciences and Chief Operating Officer
Tulane University School of Medicine

David Burianek, MBA

nFuzion Health

Demetra Antimisiaris, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP

Frazier Polypharmacy Program

Emily Alva

Corporate Board Member
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

Eugene Bajorinas, MBA

VP Operations
Novian Health

Gaylord VanGuilder, MBA

Managing Director
BlueCreek Pharmaceuticals

Harold Chappelear, LLD


J. Steven Blake, DO, M.Sc., FACOI

President and CEO
Blake Gastroenterology Associates, LLC

Jacqueline Wood, RN, MSN, MBA

Client Strategist Manager

Jason Smith, MD, PhD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer
UofL Health

Jim Nelson, MHA, MS

West Virginia University Hospitals, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute

Jorge Serrano


Josh Wymer, RN, MSN

Chief Nursing Informatics Officer
Large Academic Hospital System

Joshua Gunn, PHD

Chief Scientific Officer
Ethos Research & Development

Kimberly Peters

Chief Clinical Operations Officer
Tulane University Medical School

Lee Hyman

Director of Network and Medical Cost
JenCare Senior Medical Center

Lilliana Ríos-Matos, SLP.D.

Assistant Professor
Universidad Ana G. Méndez

Mark Slaughter, MD

Professor and Chairperson
University of Louisville

Martin Jernigan, RPh, MS, PhD

Vice President US Marketing
Akebia Therapeutics

Michael Dunham, MD

Director, Pediatric ENT
LSU Health New Orleans

Nathan Sundheimer, MBA

Program Manager, Health & Lead,
US Healthcare Partnerships

Plug and Play Tech Center

Nelson Le, MD, MBA

Associate Vice President, Product Strategy, Digital Health & Analytics

Paul Asper, MBA

Vice President of Commercialization
Zucker Institute for Applied Neurosciences

Paul Gunnoe

Gunnoe Investment Group, LP

R. Edwin Spitzmiller, DO

Medical Director

Rebecca Rice

Director of Operations
Louisville Healthcare CEO Council

Timothy Peck, MD

Executive Portfolio Director of Health

Todd Barrett, RPh

Chief Executive Officer
T1 Telehealth

Todd Smith, BA

Founder &President
OdessaConnect formerly myFamilyChannel

Wayne Colin, DMD, MD

ENT Surgeon & Founder OR Link

Whitney Nash, PhD, APRN, NP

AVP & Assoc Dean of Practice
University of Louisville

William English, MD

Peripheral Vascular Associates