People

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

 

Division C0-Founders:

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)

Fellows

See also our Former Informatics Fellows page.

Collaborating Insititutions

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.

VA Caribbean Healthcare System

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.