FOUNDER & PRESIDENT
MEMOTEXT launches reminder service. Customers sign up and use SMS reminders for health. Light bulb goes off! Patient Adherence Starts
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MEMOTEXT completes clinical trial with John Hopkins University. Increasing adherence from 51-67% in randomized clinical trial.LEARN MORE
Memotext is a privately held corporation located in
Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Bethesda, MD, USA.
Amos brings speech, mobile and social technologies together to create mobile (mHealth) and telehealth patient adherence programs. Since 2008, Amos has led the design and deployment of dozens of digital patient adherence and behavior change programs globally while advocating for evidence-based approaches to technology-based behavior change. With a background in user oriented design methodologies, user-requirements elicitation, finance and enterprise scale technology deployment, Amos focuses on solutions solving real-world business requirements with patient centered designs while understanding the challenges of change management in clinical settings.
Prior to founding MEMOTEXT, Amos held multiple technology and finance related positions within the Bell Canada Holdings family of companies as well as a background in social and private real estate development. Amos holds a M.Sc. in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems from The London School of Economics in London England, graduating with distinction was highlighted by his work within the launch of the world’s first independent exchange for international wholesale telecom capacity.
Amos speaks regularly at events such as: mHealth, Stanford Medicine X, Health Datapalooza, Genentech FutureMed2.0 and guest lectures at the Univ. of Toronto.
In addition to his MEMOTEXT role, Mr. Corcoran is currently the Chair, NexgenRx Inc. and Chair, the Health Professions Regulatory Advisory Council (Ontario Government agency). He is also a Director of ArtsandTV Inc. as well as the owner/founder of the Stonegate Group. Mr. Corcoran is the immediate past Chair of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) Ontario Chapter, and Past Chair of Bridgepoint Health and the Bridgepoint Foundation. He has also held senior executive positions in the private and public sectors, including Vice President and Managing Director at Canada Life Insurance, U.K. Division, and Vice president at IBM Canada and Special Advisor to the Secretary, Management Board (Ontario Government). Mr. Corcoran has also served as Governor at the University of Waterloo; Chair, President’s Advisory Council, University of Waterloo; Chair, Board of Governors, Crescent School; President and Chair, Ontario Chamber of Commerce; and Director, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Corcoran is a proud recipient of the Canada in Confederation Medal in 1992.
Prior to joining the MEMOTEXT team, Elisha was involved in various sales, management and business development initiatives both in financial services and consumer goods. With a Marketing Administration Diploma from Seneca College and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences, Elisha brings a wealth of project management and customer relationship management experience to the team. From sales and marketing communications management to team leader, Elisha has lead call center implementations and several interactive marketing efforts. Elisha is a professional with a focus on managing in-time, in-scope and on-budget.
Sandra, a highly skilled and innovative security professional offers extensive expertise in strategizing secure corporate architectures to meet security, privacy and legislative requirements and as well as reviewing, managing and directing many implementation projects. During her 20 year career she has assessed, designed, managed and implemented secure corporate IT architectures. In addition, Sandra has participated as a security risk advisor for new projects including business and applications, infrastructure, network management, Internet, Portals, eServices, Mobile and wireless technology for companies in North America and Europe.
During her career at MEMOTEXT, Netrus, Ernst & Young and Unilever, she has designed, managed, implemented, marketed and delivered key strategic projects to clients such as BCE Emergis, GO Transit, Ontario Energy Board, Telus, CTV, Sears, etc.
Building success into prominent, complex initiatives by developing trust-based relationships that deliver results, Sandra excels at understanding the big picture, while quickly pinpointing its key elements or issues, and understanding the implications of implementing change. She delivers concise and compelling presentations that encourage discussion that lead to decisions.
Jeff graduated from Seneca College with a diploma in Computer Programming and Analysis and brings over 15 years of experience to the team. Focussed in systems analysis and software development for financial systems, e-commerce, database and business information systems, Jeff has also worked in the engineering world where he was developing application specific firmware for Single board and Microcontroller systems. He has implemented complex software projects for clients including GPX International Tire, Procura, and AT&T.
Bill has an extensive background in psychology, mental health and clinical data analytics. He graduated with a Ph.D in Neuroscience from McMaster University in 2015. He has managed data collection and analysis for industry sponsored clinical trials and large international cohort studies. He has 12 scientific publications covering topics ranging from the psychometric properties of rating scales to the pharmacological treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder.
At MEMOTEXT, Bill develops new data analytic strategies and is responsible for integrating new scientific advances into the MEMOTEXT system.
With over 20 years of experience in accounting, Nick has been responsible for designing, automating and managing a variety of areas including purchasing, billing, collections and disbursements, payroll and reporting for a number of corporations. A graduate of Computer Programming and Analysis from Seneca College, Nick is also a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Both his background and experience has given him sound knowledge of information flow and excellent problem solving skills which have proven extremely valuable to the MEMOTEXT team.
With an academic focus on artificial intelligence, Alex’s experience spans an array of senior management responsibilities as well as senior consulting engagements. Alex has implemented and spearheaded complex integration projects for clients such as Royal Trust, Bank of Montreal and AT&T Canada. He has architected and managed the development of International Financial Systems; Interactive Voice Response Systems; Distributed Database Schemes and Architectures; Telecommunications Systems; E-Commerce and Business to Business Information Systems. Mr. Ostritsky holds a B.Sc. equivalent from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in the area of Applied Computer Science. (ACPS)
Hesam holds an MASc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Ryerson University in Toronto. For his thesis he researched and designed an algorithm for improving computational speed in Nonsymetric Eigenvalue Problems based on CUDA programming language. He currently works on designing and developing mobile applications, Artificial Intelligence Markup Language (AIML) and algorithm extensibility and optimization with MEMOTEXT.
Debra graduated with an Honours BA from Waterloo University. She minored in Anthropology, which has given her a better understanding of the disparities between cultures and why people view things in very different ways. This has helped Debra to understand the needs and wants of various consumer groups and to respond appropriately. Her education combined with her numerous years of customer relations work experience has made Debra excel in customer service. Prior to joining MEMOTEXT, Debra worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers as an Operations Administrator for seven years. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge in the internal workings of a large company. Debra spearheads projects to efficiently organize and maintain important information throughout a project lifecycle.
Mary Cattolico Camp is a seasoned user experience (UX) professional, has a degree in Marketing and Management and is a Certified Usability Analyst. Her keen sense of usability and user-centered design combined with personal experience gleaned from navigating the rocky waters of healthcare give her the edge to identify enhancement opportunities and influence improvements in patient experience and health outcomes. A self-professed technology geek and Empathy Superhero, Mary brings to MEMOTEXT the expertise of design thinking with the added value of always including the patient’s perspective. A member of The Walking Gallery of Healthcare, you may spot her at various events wearing her “Pieces are Falling into Place” jacket.