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Our Philosophy

GP Nichols & Company is a boutique consulting firm founded on the premise that the rapid pace of technology development requires a new approach to consulting. We evaluate the collective effects of transformative technologies horizontally across many areas. 

We advise and coach our clients in alignment with their goals using the current state of the science; our extensive connections in academia, industry, and government; and socially acceptable practices.


Leadership Team

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Gregory P Nichols

President & Chief Consultant

Mr. Gregory Nichols has more than 20 years’ experience in public health research and healthcare in both the public and private sectors spanning epidemiology, occupational/environmental health, management, clinical laboratory medicine, and emergency medicine. He is known for his work in evaluating emerging technologies applications for their use in public health and has published and presented extensively on this topic. Nichols began his career serving in the United States Navy as a Hospital Corpsman. He has supported health projects for the US Department of Energy, the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the Tennessee Valley Authority, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Nichols was the Science and Technology Advisor for one of the Department of Defense (DoD) Information Analysis Centers (IACs) where he supported (R&D) and (RDT&E) efforts for technologies and research relevant to DoD requirements, especially medical applications. Nichols has also supported a community health initiative funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Nichols currently supports a variety of national and international health initiatives. He holds a Master of Public Health degree in Health Planning and Administration from the University of Tennessee, is an American Society for Quality Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence, and has been Certified in Public Health by the National Board of Public Health Examiners since 2011.


Phone: (865) 851-5779

Knoxville, TN

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