With over 40 years of experience in computing and more than 25 years of experience in medical computing and information standards, Dr. Elion has committed his career to innovations in high value services and healthcare delivery to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness.
Dr. Elion is a practicing board-certified cardiologist in Providence, RI and an Associate Professor of Medicine at Brown University. He has served on the Finance Committee and Board of Trustees of one of the Brown affiliated hospitals, and is well versed in hospital finances. His experience provides him with the unique combination of in-depth medical and technology knowledge with a proven track record of entrepreneurship and business development.
In 1994, Dr. Elion founded Heartlab, Inc., the world’s leading designer and supplier of digital image and information networks for cardiology. The company grew successfully to over 200 people and was sold to Agfa Healthcare in 2005.