Dewey Howell is vice president of clinical applications where he focuses on developing highly usable and valuable health IT applications to support medication-related decisions. Howell also leads product development for FDB MedsTracker® a medication reconciliation application he designed and developed in 2005. Howell joined FDB in August 2013, through the acquisition of Design Clinicals, a healthcare information technology company Howell founded that was dedicated to providing clinician-friendly solutions for improving medication reconciliation and the delivery of patient care. At the time it was acquired by FDB, Design Clinicals’ flagship product, MedsTracker, was actively deployed in 40 hospital sites across the United States. Howell, a practicing family physician turned healthcare information technology software developer, received doctorates in Immunology and Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.