Dr. Thomas Summerfelt, PhD
Dr. Thomas Summerfelt, PhD, is the President, North America at Convergence CT. Prior to this role, Dr. Summerfelt is the Vice President of Research & Innovation at Advocate Health Care. Dr. Summerfelt earned his PhD from Vanderbilt University and focused his doctoral and post-doctoral training on Health Services Research. He has held faculty appointments at Vanderbilt, Michigan State, and University of Chicago. His scholarly work focuses on effectiveness research, program evaluation, and value-based analysis. At Advocate Health Care, he has used his university experiences to craft innovative approaches to research administration and support to investigators while focused on patient outcomes, compliance, efficiency, and effectiveness.