Movie Magic Meets Hard Science
Movie Magic Meets Hard Science
Alaina is a recognized leader in nutrition and health technology with more than a decade of experience developing solutions that push the limits of new technologies and care models for the prevention of nutrition-related illnesses. Her deep personal understanding of the challenges associated with nutrition behavior modification plays a critical role in developing preventive technologies to increase the success of clinicians and their patients.
Alaina co-founded Healthimation in an effort to deliver clinically proven health programs to as many people as possible through an innovative mobile platform. Her vision: that technology alone cannot solve healthcare problems.
Dr. Hamdy is an internationally-recognized expert in diabetes and weight management with more than 35 years of clinical experience. In addition to being our Chairman, Dr. Hamdy is also the Medical Director of the Obesity Clinical Program at Joslin Diabetes Center and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Hamdy founded several successful programs for weight management with long lasting effects.
His research on the impact of long-term weight loss on cardiovascular risk won him and his team the Michaela Modan Award of the American Diabetes Association. He is the author of Harvard Health Publication best seller “The Diabetes Breakthrough”.
Growing up in family that was profoundly hurt by diabetes and obesity, Dr. Hamdy has a driving passion for bringing life-changing treatment to as many people as he can.
Seavey brings decades of experience in Product and Project application development, technical operations, innovation, and management to the team at Healthimation. Seavey’s eight years with Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment spans countless genres including massive online worlds, popular kids’ games, and free-to-play mobile games based on internationally-celebrated brands. It was at Warner Brothers where Seavey learned industry best practices for engaging and retaining users.
Seavey’s deep understanding of complex video game development helps the Healthimation team to design truly engaging experiences that will bring enjoyment and entertainment to living healthy and avoiding child obesity, type-2 diabetes, and other nutrition-related illnesses.
Mark is the mad, creative genius behind the team of artists and animators that bring Lena and the rest of our amazing graphics to life. With over 30 years of digital art production, computer graphics engineering, and management experience, he is no stranger to pushing the limits of art and animation. Mark comes to Healthimation from Warner Brothers where he was a Director in the Creative Studio and, prior to that, held numerous art and creative leadership roles including being a founder and/or principal in many visual effects and gaming startups.
Always the one to look at problems in a whole new perspective, Mark comes armed with his irrepressible sense of humor and determination to take on our biggest challenges.
Robert is a seasoned veteran in business and technology management across the healthcare spectrum, including care management, managed care, hospital, and pharmaceutical companies. For more than thirty years, he has held senior positions at UnitedHealth Group, Health Dialog, and NuPlanit and been instrumental in the early stages of several startups.. In addition to his role as Healthimation's Chief Business Intelligence Officer, Robert is a Distinguished Fellow at the Healthcare Innovation and Technology Lab at Columbia University where he focuses on predictive analytics and large scale data initiatives.
Robert's focus on business and technical strategy, analytics, and product development has led to big changes in how the healthcare industry looks at data and is helping Healthimation deliver the best in adaptive, user-specific care.