Robert is a health care analysis and a disease prevention expert. He designs, implements and manages Health Care Cost Reduction Programs for hospitals, ACO's, health care providers and select corporations. He is the program coordinator for the CDC's National Diabetes Prevention Program and the President's Wellness Challenge and is a regular health & wellness lifestyle media contributor. In 2006 he launched the first online wellness program to transform weight loss from a guessing game to a math formula. Robert earned his Bachelors Degree in Political Science from Boston College. After college he worked on health care issues as a Staff Assistant to United States Senator Ted Kennedy. Since then he has been a successful health care technology entrepreneur, a Vice President for Merrill Lynch and a consultant to organizations including; Chemtura, Pearson Publishing, Southwest Behavioral Health Services, Jewish Family and Children Services, Hotel Valley Ho, Lovitt & Touche and more. Robert lives in Phoenix, Arizona.