What did you do before attending Harvard Medical School?
I completed my residency in Internal Medicine at Boston Medical Center. During that time, I worked with the hospital ITS department on several interoperability initiatives, particularly during the time of the H1N1 Influenza pandemic.
What are you doing now?
I am the VP of Clinical Informatics and System Design at Commonwealth Care Alliance. I am the business owner of clinical systems, such as the EHR, and the driver of advanced and predictive analytics.
How is the degree in Biomedical Informatics helping you?
I came to the Biomedical Informatics program with a relatively deep technical and process background. The formal training gave me a protected opportunity to deepen my appreciation of where to best apply those technical skills.
Why did you choose this program?
The program offered a compelling freedom to craft my educational and training experience with some of the best minds in the nation.