Bruce Forde

CEO, Cambian Business Services, Inc.

Dr. Bruce Forde leads Cambian’s initiatives to transform the health system using innovative information technology that enhances care delivery and improves patient outcomes. Cambian is introducing solutions in collaboration with application vendors, healthcare organizations, and integrated care delivery networks. Bruce is currently leading an initiative to upgrade surgeon office systems to support surgical waitlist management and clinical data exchange. He is also actively involved in initiatives that will accelerate the integration of physician Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems with selected Electronic Health Record (EHR) information services. Over the past 25 years, Bruce has held various senior-management and executive positions at international systems engineering and information technology companies. Bruce has led the development of integrated practice management and electronic medical record applications in Canada and USA. Throughout his career he has enjoyed opportunities to work with talented teams on innovative technologies and products. He is passionate about the introduction of patient-centric solutions that will play an integral part in the future of health and wellness. Bruce holds honours Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees in Applied Science from the University of British Columbia. He is an NSERC and DAAD scholar and studied at the Universität Stuttgart in Germany.