Ron Ribitzky
Ron Ribitzky
Founder / CEO

  • Focus: Contributions are valued by peers
  • Accountability: Thoroughly contributes in all areas
  • Sense of Urgency: Consistently responds in a timely fashion
  • Team: Frequently supports and responds to peers

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Level: LEVEL 03

12 month points: 878 ptsView details

Total points: 1340 pts

Precision Medicine 182
Blockchain 142
global 108
Digital Health 72
Ecosystem 50
deep learning 46
Medicine 42
Clinical 42
Innovation 40
Healthcare IT 39
Science 35
Personalized Medicine 34
Interoperability 32
Big Data 32
Machine Learning 32
Roadmap 32
Translational Medicine 31
Analytics 17
Information Technology 15
Artificial Intelligence 15
IOT Internet of Things 15
Smart Healthcare 15
Smart Nation 15
Worldwide 15
Singapore 15
Strategy 8
Digital Healthcare 6
Product Development 2
Advisory Services 1
Startups 1
europe 1
Digital Health Strategy
Digital Healthcare Marketing
Medical Devices
Primary Care
Information Architecture
User Experience
User Experience Design
User Experience Research
user experience strategy
Strategy Development
Strategy Execution
Strategy Formulation
Strategy Implementation
Analytics Consulting
strategy consulting
Medical Terminology
Semantic Technologies
Semantic Services Framework
Aging in Place
Smart Medical Home
Smart Cities
Natural Language Processing
Natural Language Understanding
UX Design
UX Strategy
User Centered Design
Prototype development
Product Management
Product Marketing
Product Design
Technology Integration
Technology Evaluation
Technology marketing
Due Diligence
Advisory Boards
Advisory Councils
Return on Adoption
Healthcare Transformation
Product Life Cycle Management
Software Development
systems integration
Healthcare Information Technology
Healthcare IT solutions
Healthcare IT Strategy
Action Analytics
Workshop Facilitation
Workshop Development
Workshop Leader
Workshop Moderation
Chief information Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Product Roadmap
Thought Leadership
Market Research
Market Intelligence
Go to market
marketing campaign
Ecosystem Management
Ecosystem Development
Capacity Building
Innovation Management
Innovation Consulting
Asia Pacific
Business Strategy


Dr. Ribitzky is a physician executive, entrepreneur and seasoned board member with over 30 years of global experience in healthcare IT, life sciences informatics and Precision Medicine. He has extensive experience driving nine-figure growth, brand differentiation, and competitive wins for domestic, international, and multinational organizations. His unique expertise is leading and managing cross-functional clinical, business, technology, science, operations, and creative design teams from ideation to strategy, architecture, roadmap and execution throughout the product, project, and program lifecycle. His broad and deep hands-on, managerial, and scientific technology expertise includes Action Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Warehousing (DW), search, semantic services, User Experience (UX), and interoperability across EMR / EHR / PHR, Provider enterprise apps, Payer / Provider performance, Patient Satisfaction / Patient Experience, mHealth and National eHealth. As the Founder and CEO of R&D Ribitzky, a boutique Healthcare IT and Life Science Informatics consultancy, Dr. Ribitzky served Microsoft R&D, Intel, IBM, Oracle, AT&T, Unisys, Kaiser-Permanente, American College of Cardiology, Symphony Health Solutions, National Science Foundation, and UNECA, among others. Previously, Dr. Ribitzky co-founded SPH Analytics where he served as SVP Product Management and SVP Technology Services; and served as a Senior Healthcare Strategist with Intel, VP Advanced Research at Eclipsys, CIO at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center and other roles. A sought-after thought leader and author of numerous publications, Dr. Ribitzky presented and led workshops on technology innovation and practice in industry events, public sector, and academia around the world. He has held board roles with the NSF Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval, Collexis (acquired by Elsevier), Microsoft R&D Personal Health Strategic Core Business Advisory Board, Asklepios Future Hospital Architecture Board, Applied Computing Systems Institute of Massachusetts (a UMass Technology Transfer affiliate), HIMSS Electronic Health Record Usability Workgroup Leadership Council, and Gartner Healthcare View Executive Steering Committee. Dr. Ribitzky has held academic appointments at Harvard, UMass, Emory; Kigali Institute of Science & Technology (KIST), and Kigali Health Institute (KHI) in Rwanda; and Weitzmann Institute of Science in Israel. His clinical experience includes Flight Surgeon / Search & Rescue (SAR) (Major, Ret.), Primary Care Physician, and Sr. Resident in Pediatrics.