Drew Schiller

Technology and healthcare entrepreneur.
CEO and Co-founder at Validic.

About Drew

Drew Schiller co-founded and serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Board Director at Validic, the leading digital health platform for connecting patient-generated data from apps, wearables, and in-home medical devices to the healthcare system. Drew believes that digital health will reshape healthcare. He speaks and writes on a variety of digital health topics, including connected health, the future of digital health technology, interoperability and data access, digital health privacy and security, open data and standards, as well as practical use cases regarding how consumer health devices can be used in clinical settings to improve the quality of care, better health outcomes, and reduce healthcare costs.

Drew is a Board Member of the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Health & Fitness Technology Division and contributes to moving the industry forward through his work with CTA Health & Fitness Standards. Drew serves on the Leadership Council for the eHealth Initiative (eHI) and participates in the eHI Interoperability Workgroup. He is also an advisor for the Clinical Trials Transformation Institute Mobile Devices Project to advance the use of mobile devices in clinical trials. Drew previously served on the Federal Advisory Committee joint HITPC/HITSC API Task Force on Meaningful Use 3.

Before co-founding Validic, Drew started and managed an award-winning web development firm for eight years. He also founded and exited a niche dietary nutrition website for patients with celiac disease, and served as an Adjunct Instructor at the University of Iowa teaching graduate courses in web development and usability.

Drew lives in Chapel Hill, NC with his wife and two sons. He enjoys design, technology, good beer, great food, and coffee.


For speaking and interview requests, please email

Recent and Upcoming Speaking Engagements

  • SXSW Interactive
  • CES
  • Partners Connected Health Symposium
  • mHealth@Duke (2017 Keynote)
  • Medical Informatics World Conference
  • Quintiles Executive Vision Forum
  • Medidata Clinical Research Symposium
  • Institute of Medicine (IOM) Forum
  • Health Datapalooza
  • Health 2.0
  • American Telemedicine Association Annual Conference
  • HIMSS Connected Health Conference
  • HIMSS Connected Health Global Forum
  • Digital Health Summit
  • Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Meeting
  • Parks Associates Connected Health Summit
  • VatorSplash
  • Venture Beat HealthBeat
  • CED Life Sciences Conference
  • HxRefactored
  • Digital Health Summer Summit
  • TigerLabs Digital Health Innovation in Context
  • Iron Yard
  • Clinical Trials and IoT Forum
  • eHealth Initiative Annual Conference
  • eHealth Initiative iThrive Conference
  • Data4Decisions
  • NYeCollaborative Digital Health Conference

Contact Drew

To get in touch, please use one of the channels below or email

Iowa native. KC raised. Husband. Father.