Meet the Development Team
Ulla. Connor, Ph.D.
Dr. Connor is Chancellor’s Professor of English, Zimmer Endowed Chair in Intercultural Communication, and Director of the International Center for Intercultural Communication at Indiana University, School of Liberal Arts. Dr. Connor has 30 years of experience in the sociolinguistic and ethnographic analysis of communication. Her interdisciplinary research applies to linguistic analysis of patient healthcare. The author of more than 100 publicaitons, including 10 books, Dr. Connor has lectured globally about intercultural communication and applied linguistics. She is a member of the Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters. Dr. Connor is the Chief Scientific Officer of CoMac Analytics, Inc.
Robert Mac Neill Jr., MBA
Mr. Mac Neill is the CEO of CoMac Analytics, Inc. He has had more than 30 years of progressive experience in the pharmaceutical and health service industries in the U.S. and Europe. His primary work is with Eli Lilly & Co and Areks, S.A. Mr. Mac Neill has served on the advisory board of IUPUI International Center for Intercultural Communication and authored five health care related articles. He earned an BA from Brown University, served in the United States Marine Corps as a helicopter pilot, and received an MBA from Harvard University.
Charles M. Clark Jr., M.D.
Dr. Clark is Professor Emeritus of Medicine Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Clark is former Director of the Diabetes Research and Training Center; Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education at Indiana University and Editor in Chief of Diabetes Care. He has published extensively on facilitating patient education and compliance. He is the Medical Director of CoMac.
Robert Sandy, Ph.D.
Dr. Sandy has authored two books and 16 journal articles, and been the principal investigator of an NIH-funded study of childhood obesity. His research focus is occupational safety and health, e.g., the consequences of workplace illnesses.