Cynthia has spent the majority of her career conducting healthcare IT market research at both Gartner and IDC. As an analyst Cynthia has worked with executives at clients large, Fortune 100, and small, early-stage IT technology and service providers. She established and grew research practices at both Gartner and IDC most recently, the Value-based Care IT Strategies practice at IDC. Her research focus was the technology to support the intersection of payers and providers particularly in areas of care management and data sharing and analytics. Her thought leadership has been delivered through print, video, and in person presentation. Throughout her career she has developed expertise in market research, product and corporate strategy and the delivery of market facing thought leadership. Among Cynthia’s passions are the role of data in healthcare transformation including the integration of Artificial Intelligence.