Core Faculty Members
Core members of the Division of Clinical Informatics (DCI) at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are individuals that actively are engaged in the research and teaching mission of the Division of Clinical Informatics at BIDMC. Core members must be appointed at a position in the Beth Israel Lahey Network or hold a faculty appointment at Harvard University. DCI has three Morris F. Collen Award Winners and four fellows of the American College Medical Informatics.
Ramy Arnaout, MD, DPhil - Assistant Professor of Pathology at BIDMC and Harvard Medical School
Seth Berkowitz, MD - Director of Radiology Informatics Innovation, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Leo Celi, MD - Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Roger Davis, MD - Associate Professor of Medicine (Biostatistics), Harvard Medical School
Evan L Leventhal, M.D., PhD - Emergency Informatics Faculty, Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Larry Nathanson, MD- Director, Division of Emergency Medicine Informatics, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Alexa McCray, PhD - Professor of Medicine, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
Meghan Dierks, MD - Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
David M Feinstein, MD - Director, Clinical Informatics and Simulation Training, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Stan Finkelstein, MD - Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Steven Horng, - MD MMSc FACEP, Fellowship Director, Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Terrance Lee, MD - Emergency Informatics Faculty, Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Yuri Quintana, PhD - Chief, Division of Clinical Informatics, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Charles Safran, MD MS FACMI - Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Manu Tandon, - Chief Information Officer for Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Ava Atkinson - Fellowship Program Coordinator and DCI Administrator
Warner Slack, MD - Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, co-Founder, Division of Clincial Computing (In Memoriam)
Howard Bleich MD - Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, co-Founder, Division of Clincial Computing (retired)
See also our Former Informatics Fellows page.
Collaborating institutions are groups that are actively contributing to the research or teaching mission of the Division of Clinical Informatics at BIDMC.
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) - DCI has a collaboration agreement with PAHO to bring education and capacity building in e-health and informatics to Latin American Countries.
Collaborator: Marcelo D’Agostino, Senior Advisor, Information Systems and Digital Health, Department of Evidence and Intelligence for Action in Health, Pan American Health Organization, World Health Organization
World Health Organization - DCI is working with WHO Regional Office for Europe to bring informatics training to European Centers.
Collaoborator: Dr David Novillo Ortiz, MLIS, MSc, PhD, Programme Manager & Unit Leader Health Information, Monitoring and Analysis (HMA),, Division of Country Health Policies and Systems (CPS), World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark.
The VA Caribbean Healthcare System provides for the health care needs of Veterans in the Caribbean islands. The VA Caribbean Healthcare System provides services to a population of 150,000 Veterans in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. DCI and the VAI are currently working on a VA Funded Research Study: Enhancing Access: A Pilot Study to evaluate Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) assessment in rural areas of U.S. territories using appropriate English and Spanish instrumentsvia Telehealth and Veterans Video Connect (VVC) interventions. The goal of this research study is to conduct a feasibility study to evaluate the implementation of Telehealth and VVC interventions for TBI assessment, in the language of preference, of Veterans residing in rural areas of the Caribbean U.S. territories.
Collaborating Scientists: Dr. Irma Molina, Associate Chief of Staff for Research & Development & Dr. George Velez, Deputy Director, VA Caribbean Healthcare System.