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Ely Simon

Modiin, Israel

Ely is a neurologist/scientist and entrepreneur. In 2000, he founded NeuroTrax Corp, a pioneering digital health company for computerized cognitive assessment that is the leader in validated testing for healthcare professionals. He registered 3 US patents and raised over $3M in equity and venture philanthropy funding. Ely is currently building a digital health start-up focusing on chronic disease management for migraine. US board certified neurologist and Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Clinical practice

    New technologies are abound, but few succeed in making a difference. One reason is that too many innovators do not properly understand the practice workflow and the mentality of physicians. My approach to product development starts with understanding the clinical need and how the innovation fits with current practice standards. I can provide helpful insights in this area.

    • Healthcare Delivery
    • Physician Practice
    • neurology
    • Neurodegenerative diseases
    • Neurobehavioral
  • Mobile health regulatory

    Setting a good regulatory strategy is critical for digital health companies. I have extensive experience in working with the FDA in both regulatory approval and compliance dating back to 2006, and can share insights.

    • Business
    • Legal
    • FDA
    • Regulatory and Compliance
    • Mobile medical apps
    • Healthcare IT
    • Fitness
    • brain fitness
    • Wellness
  • Digital health innovation

    Many trends in healthcare are driving an explosion in development of digital health solutions. My personal focus is on data-driven solutions in the neurology and behavioral health arenas that solve relevant problems for patients, healthcare providers, or healthcare systems. I can help you think through various ideas for product features and business models, paying attention to value delivery.

    • Research and Clinical
    • Clinical strategy
    • Neurobehavioral
    • Mental Health
    • Clinical Decision Support
    • Clinical decision making
    • Big Data
    • Big Data Analytics
    • Data Collection
    • Physician Education
    • Physicians
    • algorithms
    • Providers

My Interests

Health Sectors
Digital Health, Health IT, Healthcare Delivery, Diagnostics
Markets, Health Indications, Health Issues
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Neurobehavioral
  • Behavioral health
  • Israel
  • United States


  • CEO and founder

    Rewire Ltd. | May 2016 - Current | Founder

    Rewire is a digital health data company developing mobile solutions for chronic pain, with initial focus on migraine headaches. We aim to empower pain sufferers to better manage their condition mainly by providing novel tools and data to ease suffering during a pain attack.

  • President

    ES Neurological Consultants, Ltd. | October 2015 - Current | Founder

    ES Neurological Consultants provides consulting services for companies and healthcare providers.

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine | December 2008 - Current

  • Director

    NeuroTrax Corporation | June 2000 - Current | Founder

    NeuroTrax is a digital health pioneer in the area computerized assessment of cognitive function (memory, attention, visual spatial, executive function, etc.). It provides a cloud-based solution for providers and researchers using a SaaS business model.


  • Case Western Reserve University

    MD | Medicine | 1986 - 1989