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Zain Ismail, Mgr of Innovation, Partnerships, Communication & Development, Leamington District Memorial Hospital (2014-16).

Zain Ismail is a health innovator, relationships builder, and entrepreneur. Drawing on a diverse set of experiences, Zain is on a mission to humanize the health system through technology.  Drawing from Zain’s background and affinity for hospitality and customer service, Zain is working to implement innovation into the health system as a way to improve the patient experience and deliver value.

Zain is also interested in developing novel business models using design principles to increase access to care, and create “customer focused” experiences that are found in other industry like retail, banking, hospitality, etc.

Zain holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Odette School of Business at the University of Windsor and has completed an Executive Program in Health Systems Innovation at the Ivey Business School at Western University (London, Ontario, Canada). Zain is also a huge fan of massive open online courses (MOOC) and has completed many health innovations and entrepreneurship courses on the Coursera platform in collaboration with the University of Michigan, Duke University, and Vanderbilt University.

Zain is a dual citizen (American/ Canadian) and spends most of his professional and personal time between the cities of Windsor, Ontario, Canada & Detroit, Michigan, USA, and is passionate about finding ways for both regions to work together, especially in the health space.


Zain Ismail is working on projects in 3 main areas;

  1. Technology Development/ Deployment,’
  2. Health Systems Innovation/ Design
  3. Collaboration, Partnerships Development & Education

Technology Development/ Deployment

The Integrated Healthcare Platform (iHP) ™| Karetech Medical Devices Inc. 

The Moment Mobile Application

Health Systems Innovation/ Design

Stay tuned, new pages coming shortly

Collaboration, Partnership Development & Education 

Hacking Health Windsor + Detroit

The Detroit Windsor “MedHealth” Cluster 

Rise Asset Development (Windsor & Essex County)


The following are awards and accolades Zain Ismail has received;

Inaugural Positive Professional of the Year Award | Leamington Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards 2015 

Zain Ismail (Left), Leamington Hospital, Matt Snoei (Right), RBC Wealth Management

Zain Ismail (Left), Leamington Hospital, Matt Snoei (Right), RBC Wealth Management

Candidates for this category include lawyers, doctors, accountants, etc that operate their business by promoting their business with a passion and positive community mindset. Criteria in this award category shows exceptional professional and ethical qualities, demonstrates initiative and enthusiasm for the business, consistently demonstrates congeniality and helpfulness to customers, has an excellent reputation with customers and the business community and is actively involved in the community .

Best Student Team from Canada | Hacking Health Windsor + Detroit 2015