Navigation Links
Elsevier Appoints Chris Dillon as Managing Director, Clinical Decision Support
Date:5/27/2009

PHILADELPHIA, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --

- Dillon to Lead Effort to Deliver Trusted Clinical Knowledge via Evidence-based Content and Powerful Analytics

Elsevier, the leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information, announced today that Chris Dillon has joined Elsevier Health Sciences as Managing Director for the Clinical Decision Support (CDS) group. Dillon will assume responsibility for all CDS operations and strategy, including product development, marketing and sales. He will provide overall vision to further the CDS mission to help healthcare organizations improve outcomes, streamline workflow and enhance care.

"Chris's impressive track record of running successful technology-enabled healthcare businesses and his ability to anticipate the needs of healthcare organizations and professionals across disciplines will be indispensable," said Michael Hansen, Chief Executive Officer, Elsevier Health Sciences. "Chris will help lead our efforts to achieve Elsevier's mission to deliver accurate, evidence-based, interactive and consistent answers to clinical questions, whenever and wherever the need arises."

CDS is Elsevier Health Sciences' point-of-care, payer, provider and eLearning business unit, offering solutions for every member of the healthcare team, from providers (physicians, nurses, pharmacists, allied health professionals and educators) to administrators in finance and operations. Working with feedback from customers, Dillon will help the CDS business unit to refine Elsevier's knowledge solutions - from drug information and interactive task guidance to care planning and process improvement - so all clinical professionals receive the information they need to make critical diagnostic and therapeutic decisions.

Dillon brings more than 30 years of experience in marketing, management and sales of healthcare products and services to Elsevier's CDS unit. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Marketing at Misys Healthcare Systems, a leading physician practice EMR provider, where he implemented "go-to-market" strategies. He also served as the Vice President/General Manager of McKesson's specialty business, which provides physicians with distribution, technology and clinical and educational solutions.

Before his tenure at McKesson, Dillon headed strategic product support at Biogen, a company involved in the discovery, development, manufacturing and commercialization of innovative therapies. Dillon started his career at Johnson & Johnson, where he spent 16 years in varied sales and management positions. He received a BS in Business Administration from Ohio State University.

About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. Working in partnership with the global science and health communities, Elsevier's 7,000 employees in over 70 offices worldwide publish more than 2,000 journals and 1,900 new books per year, in addition to offering a suite of innovative electronic products, such as ScienceDirect (http://www.sciencedirect.com/), MD Consult (http://www.mdconsult.com/), Scopus (http://www.info.scopus.com/), bibliographic databases, and online reference works.

Elsevier (http://www.elsevier.com/) is a global business headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and has offices worldwide. Elsevier is part of Reed Elsevier Group plc (http://www.reedelsevier.com/), a world-leading publisher and information provider. Operating in the science and medical, legal, education and business-to-business sectors, Reed Elsevier provides high-quality and flexible information solutions to users, with increasing emphasis on the Internet as a means of delivery. Reed Elsevier's ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).

    Tom Reller
    Director, Corporate Relations
    +1-212-462-1912
    T.Reller@Elsevier.com



'/>"/>
SOURCE Elsevier
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Elsevier launches Epidemics -- the journal on infectious disease dynamics
2. Milestone tumor virus publication by Elsevier journal Virology
3. Elsevier Acquires Professional Development Software, Inc., Provider of Software for Nurses Online Learning Education
4. Elsevier and Brain Mapping Foundation co-host 6th Annual World Congress of IBMISPS
5. Three Prize Winners Awarded in Elseviers Article 2.0 Contest
6. Elsevier Partners With Communispace to Launch Global Online Community
7. Elsevier Announces Launch of Osteopathic Family Physician Publishing Partnership Formed With American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
8. Elsevier Titles Win Four PROSE Awards From Association of American Publishers
9. Elsevier to launch over 600 health science e-Book titles on ScienceDirect
10. Elsevier to Launch Over 600 Health Science E-Book Titles on ScienceDirect
11. Elsevier Launches SciTopics, the Expert-Generated Information and Collaboration Web Resource
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/1/2017)... ... ... Breast Surgeon, Dr. Dennis Holmes of 90210 Surgery Medical Center will review ... fits in the treatment paradigm at Susan G. Komen San Diego’s Annual Dinner Symposium, ... cancer and wellness experts to share the latest innovations in breast cancer research, treatment ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... ... March 01, 2017 , ... Award-winning medical group Allied Anesthesia ... mission trips in underdeveloped nations, averaging more than one trip per year since 1998. ... on the website features the details of his charitable work. Char has been ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... ... March 01, 2017 , ... Granite Peaks ... cancer screening rates by supporting the 80% by 2018 initiative, led by the ... the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (an organization co-founded by ACS and CDC). , ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... ... March 01, 2017 , ... March 2017 – All year round ... don’t want to stop training to brave the cold weather, snow or ice. Treadmill ... small incline can help protect these vulnerable joints, says orthopaedic surgeon Kevin D. Plancher, ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... ... March 01, 2017 , ... “There is Comfort for the Soul”: a ... author in their all-too-brief time together, and the soul-healing comfort provided by God’s presence ... creation of published author, Jerie A. Tau, a dog-loving medical professional whose work takes ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/1/2017)... Calif. , March 1, 2017   Sun Chlorella ... about all things chlorella, is pleased to announce Non-GMO Project ... premium chlorella powder. Just in time for the ... in Anaheim, CA , Sun Chlorella Corp. ... all chlorella products, including: Sun Chlorella ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... 2017  Integrated Modular Design (IMD), a ... implementation of pre-fabricated healthcare products like bathroom ... seeks to lead the construction industry toward ... Fueled by their leading-edge pre-fabrication solutions, ... construction timelines and project risk, and increasing ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... 1, 2017  Global biotherapeutics leader CSL Behring ... ever Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) trial, known as ... reatment with H izentra ® ).  The Phase ... safety and tolerability of two different doses of CSL ... Subcutaneous [Human]), compared with placebo, in the maintenance treatment ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: