Dr. Po-Yin Yen Honored with the Harriet H. Werley Award at the AMIA 2019 Annual Symposium

December, 2019

Dr. Po-Yin Yen, Assistant Professor both in the Institute for Informatics at Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) and in Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes Jewish College, was given the Harriet H. Werley Award for her paper “Nurses’ Stress Associated with Nursing Activities and Electronic Health Records: Data Triangulation from Continuous Stress Monitoring, Perceived Workload, and a Time Motion Study.” The award was presented during the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium on Nov. 16 – 20 and is presented for a paper with a nurse as first author and judged to be of exceptional scholarship and contribution to the advancement of nursing science through informatics. Dr. Yen’s paper, which she co-authored with Nicole Pearl and Ling Chen at WUSM, Marcelo A. Lopetegui at Universidad del Desarrollo, and Cierra Jethro, Emily Cooney, Brittany McNeil, Thomas Maddox, and Marilyn Schallom at BJC HealthCare, was recommended by the AMIA Annual Symposium Scientific Program Committee, and the selection was made by a special committee within the AMIA Nursing Informatics Working Group. Congratulations to Dr. Po-Yin Yen!