Eric Smith, Vice President, Population Health Management for Pursuit Healthcare Advisors
Mr. Smith is a detail-oriented and driven IT professional offering 20+ years of hands-on experience in leading large, multidisciplinary teams and managing customer relationships. Eric has spent the past five years in program development for Data Exchange and deploying Health Information Exchange (HIE) technology and services at Regional Health Information Organizations, multi-entity Healthcare Systems and Community Medical Centers. Most recently Eric completed a process improvement initiative with a leading HIE Vendor. As Vice President of Population Health Management Services, Eric’s mission is to assist Healthcare Organizations exceed their business and clinical strategic objectives by maximizing the use of data (clinical, financial, social) generated by their communities of patients and providers.
Stuart Hochron, MD, JD, Director and Chief Medical Officer for Practice Unite
Dr. Hochron has more than 25 years experience advising healthcare systems, hospitals, and physicians. He is the co-founder of Practice Unite, a company created to accelerate physician integration by applying proved relationship management business tools to increasingly complex and difficult to coordinate healthcare systems. Stuart received his M.D. degree from New York Medical College, and his J.D. degree from Rutgers Law School. He is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine at UMDNJ-Rutgers Medical School, is board certified in internal medicine and pulmonary medicine, and has co-authored more than fifteen scientific articles in the field of respiratory physiology.
Adam Turinas, Chief Executive Officer for Practice Unite
Adam has over 25 years’ experience in leadership and in growing digital businesses. His experience includes bootstrapping start-ups, opening divisions for existing businesses, managing 200 person teams and turning around troubled operations. Prior to co-founding Practice Unite in 2012, Adam was an executive at several Omnicom divisions where he lead major assignments with Bank of America, Dell, AT&T, Kraft, American Express and many other Fortune 500 companies. He built the global digital and social media practice at Emanate PR, a division of Ketchum. Prior to this he ran the Bank of America account and was Managing Director of Organic’s New York office, one of Omnicom’s leading digital agencies. Adam’s earlier career included leadership roles at Viant and Grey Interactive. Adam lives in bucolic New Jersey. When he and his wife aren’t sailing he is following his beloved Chelsea FC.