Choices & Patterns Inc
My Management System
Choices & Patterns - Co-Founders
Stephen C Duck, MD Pediatric Endocrinologist Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder
Emeritus, Head of Pediatric Endocrinology, NorthShore University Health System, Evanston, IL [Retired]
Sr. Clinician Educator, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
Pediatric Diabetes Management Program —Annual Recognition Awards, American Diabetes Assn.
Focus: Pattern Recognition and Management as the path to improved outcomes, patient empowerment Clinical and Research Interest: Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Nelson Hazeltine, MSIE, MBA Chief Executive Officer/Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder
Developed numerous ground-breaking, award-winning Web-based healthcare technology businesses
Headed software development centers in the U.S., UK and France for major computer companies
Instrumental in standardizing an object-oriented distributing computing framework, Object Mgmt Grp
Focus: Apply latest proven digital health technologies to diabetes management
Gerene Schmidt, MA, BSPHN, RN President/Secretary and Co-Founder
>35 years clinical/research experience spanning pediatrics to Pancreas/Kidney Transplant Program Mgmt, University of Minnesota. Daughter dx'd with type 1 at age 10.
Hospital Information Systems: Principal Systems Analyst, Dir. Knowledge Engineering, Control Data Corp., 3M, Control Data Corp Start-up (Nat'l Research/Community Immunotherapy Computer System)
Founded SB&E Inc., 1990, first company in healthcare in U.S. to contract with SRI International: Voice-interactive Patient/Physician Communication/Information Exchange System-1515 volunteer patients.
Proof-of-Concept Market Trial, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Chicago, IL Pediatric Diabetes Population 2007
Choices & Patterns - BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Daniel A. Lace, MD, CPE, FAAPL
Chief Medical Officer, Leaders in Medicine, Inc.
25 years of leadership experience as a healthcare executive across a wide range of managed care, pharmaceutical, device, diagnostic and consulting businesses.
Certified Physician Executive, Faculty and Fellow of the American Association for Physician Leadership.
Chief Medical Officer and other senior leadership positions in global medtech and national managed care organizations.
Focus: convergence of managed markets, disease and outcome management, and new medical technologies and services.
Marcus Mianulli, PhD
Gnarus Medical Consulting, Principal and CEO
Seasoned medical device executive with proven success in Market Development, Business Development, R&D, Clinical / Regulatory
Expansive understanding of medical technology, the healthcare marketplace and clinical practice
Blends 20 years of industry experience with expertise gleaned from 25 years in clinical and academic environments
Business training Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Doctoral training in cardiovascular and applied physiology
Choices & Patterns - ADVISORY BOARD
Co-founder & CEO, Halosys, A MobileFirst API Company (Acquired by Sonata)
Global Head - Mobility, Sonata Software.
15+ years of experience in leading-edge Mobile, APIs and Enterprise & Healthcare software.
Chairman, TheDigitalGuild - a Silicon Valley group focused on new Digital pillars - AI, IoT, AR/VR & Mobility.
Passionate about AI & New Digital Healtcare technologies.
Loves to travel, outdoor activities & wannabe cartoonist.
Carol Wysham, MD, Diabetologist
Section Head of Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Rockwood Health System [MultiCare], Spokane WA
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Chair, Washington State Diabetes Collaborative
Chair, American Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Committee [1993-2000]
Chair, Endocrine Society Annual Scientific Meeting 
Rafal Igielski, Doctoral Candidate, Plant Biology
Research and Teaching Assistant at University of Szczecin - specialization in plant molecular biology.
Member of TOP 500 Innovators - Dynamic group of 500 people alumni of special Higher Education project, driving innovations through the Polish academia (Universities, Scientific Institutes and others).
Co-founder of SomiGro startup - we test impact of soil-living microbes on health of plants.
Trained at Cambridge University and Oxford University in innovation management.
Certified project manager IPMA (International Project Management Association).
Member of Innovation Forum - Worldwide Organisation that fosters innovations.
25 years of experience in diabetes type I - I’m a patient with diabetes (PWD)
Carl S. Bozman, PhD
Professor of Marketing, Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington.
Assistant Dean, Director of Graduate Programs Gonzaga University.
2001-2002 Acting Associate Academic Vice President,
Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington.
Sales Manager, Aatronics, Boise, Idaho.
Telecommunications Supervisor, United States Navy, San Diego, California.