Meet Our Leadership Team

eMedApps Leadership

Joseph Cernik

Vice President of Business Development

Joe brings over 25 years of experience in information technology consulting and healthcare to the eMedApps team. He has been with the company since the beginning over 15 years ago and continues to provide strategic leadership to the business teams. Joe’s expertise in developing and managing new business relationships as well as delivering strategic solutions to the healthcare community has set the pace for continual growth and excellence. He works directly with healthcare providers, educating them on new technologies and assisting with the selection, purchase, implementation, and support of those systems. In his spare time, Joe enjoys music, golf, camping, and fishing.

Vikram Sheshadri

Vice President of Product Development

Vik leads all product development initiatives for eMedApps and is the Chief Architect of the Care Connectivity Platform™. He brings his experience and deep knowledge of the healthcare community’s toughest challenges to consistently deliver excellence, innovation, and success to clients. He received a PhD in mechanical engineering from Purdue University and was a Postdoctoral Fellow with a joint appointment at Northwestern’s School of Medicine and the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, where he developed computer systems to track responses of hemiparetic stroke patients. Vik and his team are based out of eMedApps’ Houston office, however, he will be a Chicago Bears fan for life.

Imran Siddiqui

Vice President of Client Implementation Services

Imran has responsibility for the project and delivery management on client implementations. He has the proven ability to provide tactical and strategic technology leadership to support the business goals of eMedApps’ customers. During implementation, he acts as a technical strategist and liaison to a number of clients and organizations including several Health Information Exchanges and their participants. With over 20 years of healthcare experience, his expertise in clinical workflows and various EHR applications helps create successful paths to physician compliance and satisfaction. Imran also designs the service offerings for the Care Connectivity Platform. He is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, IL. When not providing outstanding client care, you might find him on the soccer fields or enjoying time at the beach.

Sarvesh Dewan

Vice President of Network Infrastructure

Sarvesh leads all IT Infrastructure setup and support for the eMedApps team and our clients. He serves as a technology solutions advisor assisting clients in the selection, implementation, and support of the best services and/or products to meet their specific business needs. As an expert in business continuity and disaster recovery, he leads the team responsible for hosting and managed hosting services. Over the past 15 years he has worked with and supported various EHR and PM applications. Sarvesh is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, IL and is based out of eMedApps’ Schaumburg, IL headquarters. Some of his favorite things in life are reading, movies, computer gaming, and practicing Kung Fu with his children.

Ajay Patel

Chief Solution Architect

Ajay Patel is part of the product development initiatives and implementation team at eMedApps. His primary responsibilities include managing the quality of the technical solution, technical architecture definition, design and implementation, and delivering strategic solutions to the healthcare community. Ajay has over 20 years of experience in information technology consulting and healthcare. He has architected and implemented projects involving solutions such as Electronic Commerce, n-tier client server, and web-based applications for various industries using the latest proven technology. In his spare time, Ajay enjoys playing cricket, biking, and reading.