Atul Kumar is a practicing physician and an entrepreneur. Dr. Atul is currently a practicing gastroenterologist at the Department of Veterans Affairs and an Assistant Professor at Stony Brook University. He has invested in companies and is currently the CEO of a 10 person startup with several applications including a physician to physical referral application and consumer facing patient engagement platforms including care52.com and 1trial.com. His 18 year clinical experience spans primary care in an inpatient and outpatient setting including large Inner City Hospitals, Community Health centers, University Hospitals, Urgent Care, and Emergency Room. Dr. Kumar received his MBA in Operations Finance from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Fellowship in Gastroenterology & Hepatology Research & Clinical Training from Emory University.