Dr. James McGlothlin is the Chief Architect of Fusion and the leader of our healthcare practice. As Chief Architect, Dr. McGlothlin manages and engages health systems on clinical quality, patient safety and operational efficiency with his talented team of data scientists, clinicians, and healthcare informaticists. Dr. McGlothlin has a PhD in computer science specializing in big data analytics, information retrieval, cloud computing and machine learning. Dr. McGlothlin began his career with 20 years of experience in software development for IBM and Dell and others, and has been dedicated to healthcare analytics for the last 7 years at Fusion. Dr. McGlothlin has 26 published papers including 12 peer-reviewed publications in leading healthcare and healthcare informatics conferences. Additionally, Dr. McGlothlin has invented 9 patents. He is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the American Medical Informatics Association, and the steering and program committee for four research conferences. Dr. McGlothlin oversees all of our healthcare designs and architecture and personally leads the development team for our largest clients. Dr. McGlothlin and his family live in the DFW area and he is an avid fan of the Texas Rangers and the Hurst Tigers, his four year old son’s t-ball team.