Dr. Carnes leads etectRx’s information system strategy and architecture. He has more than 20 years of experience in the field of information technology. He previously served as Chief Scientist at Covidien, one of the world’s biggest medical companies. He has also been the President and Founder of Carnes consulting and helped move many large companies into the relational database world including NASA, Los Alamos and Sandia National Labs, FCC, FedEx, Circuit City, and Superior Telecommunications. He was the Co-Founder and President of ICU DataSystems, a company that developed patient monitoring, data aggregation, and database solutions for hospitals.

Dr. Carnes holds both a Ph.D. and an M.S. in Computer and Information Sciences from the University of Florida, and a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Hampden-Sydney College, with additional MBA coursework at the University of Richmond.