Sam Habiel, Pharm.D. is one of the foremost experts on VistA and RPMS. A pharmacist by training, he worked in Indian Health Service as a pharmacist, and then as a Clinical Applications Coordinator. After he left Indian Health Service, he played a major role in two major implementations of VistA, the one in the Kingdom of Jordan; and the one in Office of Mental Health in New York State. As a VistA/RPMS programmer, Sam specializes in a few areas: Scheduling (where he ported and maintained a Scheduling GUI for VistA), Pharmacy, and Database Infrastructure. Sam has won several awards in the VistA/RPMS community, including: the Hardhats Underground Railroad Outstanding Engineering Achievement award, and the OSEHRA 2016 Innovation Award.