Gary Palgon

Vice President Product Management and Strategy

Gary is in charge of strategy for the Liaison with a special interest in healthcare, security and cloud computing. He has a passion for family tree research, including publishing multiple books, and community service with Camp Sunshine, volunteering to spend a week of each summer as a counselor for children with cancer.

Recent Posts

  • Live from #SCOPE2014: What's it going to take to improve drug development?

    Feb 04, 2014
    If we want better drugs, we need better research. And speeding up drug research means we need both more science and more patients to involve in research. Specifically, finding patients with certain demographics and the right condition and stage of diseases is difficult and time-consuming. That is just one of the key topics discussed this week at the Scope Summit for Clinical Op Execs
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  • Looking ahead to healthcare in 2014: Building a Foundation for long-term success

    Jan 29, 2014
    It’s no surprise that 2014 will be a transformative year for the healthcare industry. As organizations prepare for changes such as the transition to ICD-10 and the impact of the Affordable Care Act, it’s critical to proactively consider the topics that will impact the industry. Here are a few trends we foresee will impact the healthcare industry in 2014.
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  • Congratulations to Gary Palgon for being included in Health Management Technology's article "Eyeing tech development in 2020"

    Jan 19, 2014
    To kick off Health Management Technology’s fresh new perspective this year, coinciding with the formal rollout of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, HMT invited more than two dozen healthcare technology company executives to gaze into their crystal ball, take a predictive time-travel trip and speculate on what they expect to see in play six years from now. Here’s what more than half forecast.
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  • Welcome to the World of One-Offs – From DreamForce 2013 #DF13

    Dec 02, 2013
    The Internet is connecting everything and everybody. We are now moving to the world of sensors, where your garage door tells you it was left open, where motion detectors in your parent's home tells you they broke their normal pattern and may need attention, where actuarial tables become actual!
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  • Innovation Top of Mind for Pharma

    Oct 10, 2013
    This week I attended The Merck Global IT Symposium which is an annual meeting of the Merck IT organization. And while I can't tell you about much of what was said (I'd have to kill you, but only if they didn't kill me first), I can tell you that it's an exciting time for he life sciences industry.
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