Dr. Joseph Gulfo is the Executive Director of the Rothman Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Fairleigh Dickinson University where he established the Initiative for Patient Centered Innovation. He has more than 25 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical and medical device industries. In 2012, he received the American Business Awards’ Maverick of the Year Award and was an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist. He teaches graduate cancer biology. Prior to this, he served as President & CEO of MELA Sciences (2004-2013) and was Chairman of the Board (2011-2013). He recently testified in front of the Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee on "Connecting Patients to New and Potential Life Saving Treatments” and his work has been published in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, CNBC, US News & World Report, and other national publications. He is a regular contributor to The Hill. His latest book, The Care Quotient: Transforming Business Through People will be released on September 13, 2016 and is available for pre-order.