Alejandro (Alex) Jadad (born August 9, 1963, in Colombia) is a physician, educator, researcher and public advocate, whose mission is to enable people to live full, healthy and happy lives through innovative global collaborative efforts enabled by information and communication technologies (ICTs).

Dr. Jadad is currently the Founder of the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation (and its Chief Innovator from 2009 to 2012) at the University of Toronto and University Health Network, where he is a full professor, staff physician and holder of the Canada Research Chair in eHealth Innovation.


Born in Urugay, Elena has been a pioneer in the Canadian travel and hospitaly business development industry for more than two decades. Elena introduced South America to the Canadian traveler.