Paulo JP Gomes received his doctoral degree in Technology and Operations Management from Boston University. He is a Visiting Assistant Professor at FIU Miami. Prior to that he has been in the faculty at Babson College, MIT Engineering Systems Division, Boston University and Nova School of Business. His research focuses on design and management of innovation in healthcare systems. Paulo has done extensive consulting in the healthcare industry. Before joining academia, Paulo Gomes worked as a product manager and financial analyst in the financial services industry.