Amado Espinosa, MD, MCS, MBA, PhD, is a Medical Informatician dedicated to research, development and implementation of IT systems and their applications for improving the quality and performance of healthcare provider organizations in Latin America. Dr. Espinosa received his MD from the University of Puebla, Mex, and his clinical specialty in Anaesthesiology from the IMSS in Mex., as well as his MBA, and his Master in Computer Science (MCS) from the University of the Americas, Mex. He received his PhD from the Medical School of Hannover (Prof. P.L. Reichertz), and a certificate as Medical Informatician from the German Society of Medical Documentation and Statistics. He is the founder and CEO of Medisist, a company based in Mexico & the USA, focused on integrating technology to better serve the patient and medical professionals, as well as healthcare provider organizations and institutions. Dr. Espinosa has chaired and served on advisory committees and working groups with IMIA, PAHO, WHO, ISO/TC215, HL-7, WITSA, SNOMED, NLM, and the Rockefeller Foundation, in order to deploy international standards and strategies digital health in Latin America. Dr. Espinosa has been invited to join think-tank groups for the Ministry of Health in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Central America, Caribbean and Mexico for planning, using and adopting IT to improve healthcare services at a long run. With academic relationships in Mexico, LA, USA and Europe, serving AMIM, IMIA-LAC, IMIA, and through international research institutions, Dr. Espinosa is continuously fostering crossing collaboration to innovate and disrupt healthcare services, and has been recipient of different recognitions.