EHRs : Past, Present, and (Brighter) Future

December 3, 2019, 8:30 am — 9:30 am

Holden Auditorium
Farrell Learning and Teaching Center
Washington University School of Medicine
520 S Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

This talk, part of the Institute for Informatics (I2) Special Speaker Seminar Series, will feature Dr. Kevin B. Johnson, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics with a joint appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he also serves as an Informatician-in-Chief. Dr. Johnson is an internationally-respected developer and evaluator of clinical information technology. His research interests have been related to developing and encouraging the adoption of clinical information systems to improve patient safety and compliance with practice guidelines; the uses of advanced computer technologies, including the Worldwide Web, personal digital assistants, and pen-based computers in medicine; and the development of computer-based documentation systems for the point of care.