M3, named to represent Medicine, Media, and Metamorphosis, was founded with the goal of changing the world of medicine through full use of the power of the Internet.
The M3 Group operates in the US, Asia, and Europe with over 2 million physician members globally via its physician websites such as: m3.com, mdlinx.com, research.m3.com, doctors.net.uk, thesmartestdoc.com, networksinhealth.com, medigate.net, medeconnect.net, medlive.cn
M3 Inc. is a publicly traded company on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (jp:2413) with subsidiaries in major markets including USA, UK, Japan, S. Korea, and China. M3 Group provides services to healthcare and the life science industry. In addition to market research, these services include medical education, ethical drug promotion, clinical development, job recruitment, and clinic appointment services. M3 has offices in Tokyo, Washington D.C., Fort Washington, PA, Oxford, London, and Seoul.
M3 Global Research operates an ISO 26362 certified panel with the highest quality data collection and project management capabilities that cover the spectrum of quantitative and qualitative techniques utilized today. Our panel has over 2 million physicians in more than 70 countries worldwide.
PracticeMatch is the industry leader in providing practicing physician and resident/fellow data and services to in-house physician staffing professionals and offers a continuum of services designed to provide a clear competitive hiring advantage to health organizations.
M3 Medical is an online community for healthcare professionals in Europe that enables members to collaborate and share information and knowledge. M3 Medical keeps members up to date with the latest news and research publications, providing daily summaries based upon specialty and language preference.
Doctors.net.uk is the largest and most active online professional network for all UK doctors. Doctors are provided with a range of free secure services including an email service, clinical forums, accredited education and medical news which helps them to keep up to date and to easily maintain their continuing professional development (CPD). Each day over 45,000 doctors make use of Doctors.net.uk to network with colleagues and view information.
The founding member and CEO of M3 USA since 2006, Aki has been the driving force behind developing this subsidiary of M3, Inc., a publicly-traded Japanese company that is the global leader in eHealthcare solutions. Aki directed the acquisitions of MDLinx and The Smartest Oncologist in America, the physician portals of M3 USA. To create and deliver the highest quality physician communications, Aki enjoys working with various partners such as pharmaceutical clients, agencies, publishers, and other solution providers. Prior to joining M3, Aki was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, serving pharmaceutical clients while dealing with sales and marketing issues. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Dr. Ringrose is the CEO of M3’s European Division (M3(EU) Ltd) and has been with M3 since 2011. As the CEO of M3 EU, Dr. Ringrose strives to lead the delivery of services to enable healthcare organizations and physicians and to drive improved healthcare outcomes through education and dissemination of best practice. Before becoming the CEO of M3 EU, Dr. Ringrose was the CEO of Doctors.net.uk the UK’s largest online community of physicians which is now part of the M3 global physician network. Dr. Ringrose has authored many articles in the medical press and presented at many healthcare conferences. He trained in Nephrology and Intensive Care in Oxford and was an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Warwick Medical School, until 2007. Dr. Ringrose graduated from St. Andrews University.
Roni DasGupta, President of Market Research, Americas, joined M3 USA in 2011. Roni oversees all functions of M3 USA’s market research division. Roni previously held the titles of Senior Vice President and Head of Global Sales for the market research division. Roni has over eighteen years in the market research industry. In 2007, Roni shifted her focus to Healthcare Market Research. Roni’s experience in the market research industry spans qualitative research, field service, full service, and online panel research. Roni currently sits on the Ethics Committee for EpHMRA and is also a founder of PMR Charities Inc., which is endorsed by the PMRG. Roni received an M.S. in International Management Studies, an MBA in Marketing from the University of Texas at Dallas and a BS in Communication Studies from the University of Texas at Austin.
David joined M3 USA in 2014 as the Executive Vice President. As a member of the M3 USA executive team, David is responsible for corporate development and managing M3’s physician recruitment businesses in the US. David has played a key role in both acquiring new businesses as well as driving change in the newly acquired businesses to achieve growth and profitability goals. Prior to joining M3, David led the strategy and corporate development team at Thomson Reuters Elite where he drove the acquisition of 4 software companies in the US and Europe. He was also instrumental in growing Elite’s business internationally and entering the China market where he helped to win 3 top reference accounts. Earlier in his career, David worked as a management consultant for McKinsey & Co. in the Silicon Valley and The Boston Consulting Group in Asia. He holds at BA from Stanford University and an MBA from the Wharton School.
Mike York joined PracticeMatch in 2015. Mike’s duties as Chief Operating Officer are to streamline processes and to provide a platform of growth for PracticeMatch. Prior to joining PracticeMatch, Mike has been an operations professional for fifteen years. Most recently as Vice President of Operations at Karmak where he created an efficient metric driven operations group. Through his work at Otis Technology where he was Director of Operations, Mike improved efficiencies and implemented automation techniques that garnered multiple awards from the DLA utilizing robotics and software integration. Mike received his BA in Business Administration from Lindenwood University.