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Kevin Fickenscher, MD: From Gutenberg to Zuckerberg – Informatics, Technology and New Care Delivery Models


Kevin M. Fickenscher, M.D., CPE, FACPE, FAAFP serves as the President and CEO of AMIA – the leading association of professionals involved in transforming healthcare through the analysis of information. Previously, he served in a variety of domestic and international positions for Dell Healthcare Services (NASDAQ: DELL). He joined Dell as part of their acquisition of Perot Systems in November 2009, where he served as the Chief Medical Officer, developed and led the healthcare consulting practice; and, served as the head of International Healthcare Services based in London. Prior to these technology based experiences, he served as the Chief Medical Officer for Catholic Healthcare West based in California and Aurora Health Care based in Milwaukee. Earlier in his career, he served as an Assistant Dean with Michigan State University and at the University of North Dakota as the Founding Director of the Center for Rural Health, a nationally recognized research and policy center focus on rural healthcare.

Dr. Fickenscher is a recognized physician executive leader with extensive experience in strategic and operational development in complex healthcare organizations. He is a thought leader related to technology and information management with extensive experience in organizational transformation, physician management, health policy analysis, leadership development, clinical quality and resource/care management, among other areas.