"There is a direct correlation between access to care and quality of care. It’s rewarding to wake up every morning knowing we are helping healthcare professionals close the geographic gap so they can reach patients and provide quality care regardless of where either are located."

~ Ron Emerson, Global Director of Strategic and Partner Development


Ron Emerson, RN BSN
Global Director of Strategic and Partner Development
AMD Global Telemedicine, Inc.

One is considered fortunate when your passion and career align. Ron feels fortunate to be in a field where his interest in technology and healthcare come together.

Prior to joining AMD Global Telemedicine, Ron was the Global Lead for 10+ years for Polycom’s Healthcare team. He is recognised as a thought leader in Telehealth, having developed a variety of innovative video-based clinical, medical education and social service applications, and consulted on telehealth deployments worldwide. He also held the position of Executive Director for a large telemedicine operation in the United States, where he was responsible for the efficient provision of services to 350 sites.

Ron is a former member of the board of Directors for the American Telemedicine Association and Chair of the Industry Council. Mr. Emerson was also the previous recipient of the American Telemedicine Association Industry Council Award for his leadership in the advancement of Telehealth.