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Jan van Bemmel

Jan H. van Bemmel is a Dutch former professor of medical informatics at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the Erasmus University Rotterdam. He was rector magnificus of the Erasmus University Rotterdam between 2000 and 2003.

                                               

Bryan Bergeron

Bryan P. Bergeron is an author of numerous books in the fields of medicine, computers, biotechnology, and business. He teaches in the HST Division of Harvard Medical School and MIT and is president of Archetype Technologies, Inc.

                                               

David Brailer

David J. Brailer is known for his leadership and advocacy for health information technology specifically founding and investing in leading health IT companies. On May 6, 2004, Brailer was appointed by the administration of President George W. Bus ...

                                               

Patricia Flatley Brennan

Patricia Flatley Brennan is the director of the National Library of Medicine. Prior to that, she was the Lillian L. Moehlman Bascom Professor, School of Nursing and College of Engineering, at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Brennan received ...

                                               

Atul Butte

Atul J. Butte is researcher in biomedical informatics and biotechnology entrepreneur in Silicon Valley. Since April 2015, Butte is heading the Institute for Computational Health Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco and serving ...

                                               

Christopher G. Chute

Christopher G. Chute is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins University, physician-scientist and biomedical informatician known for biomedical terminologies and health information technology standards. He chairs the World Health O ...

                                               

James J. Cimino

James J. Cimino, is a physician-scientist and biomedical informatician elected in 1992 to the American College of Medical Informatics and in 2014 to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Science. He pioneered the theory and formali ...

                                               

Georges De Moor

Professor Georges J. E. De Moor is a Belgian Doctor of Medicine and head of the Department of Health Informatics and Medical Statistics of the University of Ghent.

                                               

Don E. Detmer

Don Detmer chaired the 1991 study, The Computer-based Patient Record. He was a member of the committee that developed the IOM Reports, To Err is Human and Crossing the Quality Chasm. From 1999-2003 he was the Dennis Gillings Professor of Health M ...

                                               

Jos Devlies

Jos Devlies is a Belgian medical doctor and an expert in eHealth at the European Institute for Health Records. He graduated in Family Medicine at the Catholic University of Leuven in 1969 and in Occupational Healthcare at the University of Ghent ...

                                               

Margo Edmunds

Margo Edmunds is an American health policy researcher, strategy consultant, educator, and writer who began her clinical career in disease management at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Her recent work has focused on the use of health information technolog ...

                                               

Jesse Ehrenfeld

Jesse Menachem Ehrenfeld is an American physician. Ehrenfeld is Chair of the American Medical Association Board of Trustees and the Joseph A. Johnson Jr., Distinguished Leadership Professor of Anesthesiology, Surgery, Biomedical Informatics & Hea ...

                                               

Gunther Eysenbach

Eysenbach was born on 22 March 1967 in Berlin, Germany. While a medical student, he served on the executive board as elected communication director, later as vice-president of the European Medical Students Association. He received an M.D. from th ...

                                               

Alvan Feinstein

Alvan R. Feinstein was a clinician, a researcher and an epidemiologist who made significant impact on clinical investigation, especially on the field of clinical epidemiology that he helped define. He is regarded as one of the fathers of modern c ...

                                               

Thomas William Ferguson

Thomas William "Tom" Ferguson was an American medical doctor, educator, and author. He was an early advocate for patient empowerment, urging patients to educate themselves, to assume control of their own health care, and to use the Internet as a ...

                                               

Devaka Fernando

Devaka Fernando is a Sri Lankan physician and academic. He was president of the Osteoporosis Society of Sri Lanka and the Founding Professor of Medicine at the University of Sri Jayawardanapura.

                                               

Lex Frieden

Lex Frieden is an American educator, researcher, disability policy expert and disability rights activist. Frieden has been called "a chief architect of the Americans with Disabilities Act." He is also regarded as a founder and leader of the indep ...

                                               

Carol Friedman

Carol Friedman is a scientist and biomedical informatician. She is among the pioneers the use of expert systems in medical language processing and the explicit medical concept representation underpinning the use of entity–attribute–value modeling ...

                                               

Alexandre-Pierre Gaspar

Alexandre-Pierre Gaspar is a French Internet pioneer best known as the founder of Q.O.A.C.H which makes medical knowledge easily understandable and usable by the public via the Internet.

                                               

Amir Hannan

Amir Hannan is an English doctor who works as a General Practitioner in Tameside and has pioneered patients having access to their Electronic health records in the English National Health Service. He grew up in a family of doctors – his mother wa ...

                                               

Robert Istepanian

Robert S. H. Istepanian is a visiting professor at the Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College, London. Istepanian is widely recognized as the first scientist to coin the phrase m-Health. In 2012, Istepanian c ...

                                               

Dipak Kalra

Dipak Kalra is President of the European Institute for Health Records and of the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data. He undertakes international research and standards development, and advises on adoption strategies, relating t ...

                                               

Maged N. Kamel Boulos

Maged N. Kamel Boulos is a British health informatician, scientist and Professor of Digital Health Systems currently based at Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China, having worked before that at the Alexander Graham Bell Centre of Digital Healt ...

                                               

Robert Kolodner

Robert Kolodner is an American psychiatrist and medical informatician. In September 2006, he became the second U.S. National Coordinator for Health IT.

                                               

Robert Ledley

Robert Steven Ledley, professor of physiology and biophysics and professor of radiology at Georgetown University School of Medicine, pioneered the use of electronic digital computers in biology and medicine. In 1959, he wrote two influential arti ...

                                               

Heimar de Fatima Marin

Heimar de Fatima Marin is a nurse who has devoted her professional career to improving patient care using information and communication technologies. She is full professor at the Federal University of São Paulo.

                                               

Eneida A. Mendonça

Eneida A. Mendonça, is a Brazilian-born physician-scientist and biomedical informatician. She pioneered the use of natural language processing in both the biomedical literature and in electronic medical record narratives in order to identify know ...

                                               

Françoise Meunier

Françoise Meunier graduated as a medical doctor at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles ULB in 1974 and obtained a Master of Medical Oncology at the ULB in 1976. In 1977 she certified before the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates E ...

                                               

Farzad Mostashari

Farzad Mostashari, MD, ScM, is the former national coordinator for health information technology at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Currently Mostashari is CEO of Aledade, a company he founded in 2014. Aledade provides services ...

                                               

Elizabeth Mynatt

Elizabeth D. "Beth" Mynatt is the executive director of the Institute for People and Technology, the former director of the GVU Center at Georgia Tech; and professor in the School of Interactive Computing, all at the Georgia Institute of Technolo ...

                                               

Vimla L. Patel

Vimla Lodhia Patel is a Fijian-born Canadian cognitive psychologist and biomedical informaticist. Patel has worked in the area of biomedical informatics, in particular studying the mediating roles of technology on performance. Her work includes s ...

                                               

Teuvo Peltoniemi

Teuvo Peltoniemi is a Finnish writer, journalist, researcher, educator, and eHealth developer specialized on addictions. Since the 1970s he has been contributing by research and journalism to increase public awareness in Finland for many taboo so ...

                                               

Alan Rector

Rector received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pomona College, a Doctor of Medicine MD degree from the University of Minnesota and a Ph.D from the University of Manchester in 1987.

                                               

Madhu Reddy

Madhu Reddy is a Professor in the School of Communication at Northwestern University. Previously he was a faculty member in the Penn State College of Information Sciences and Technology, and the School of Management and Information Systems at the ...

                                               

Registered Health Information Administrator

Registered Health Information Administrator, previously known as Registered Record Administrator, is a professional certification administered by the American Health Information Management Association in the United States. Passing the exam result ...

                                               

Registered Health Information Technician

Registered Health Information Technician is a professional certification administered by the American Health Information Management Association in the United States. Passing the exam results in licensure as a health information technician. To be ...

                                               

Bernard Richards

Bernard Richards is a British computer scientist and an Emeritus Professor of Medical Informatics at the University of Manchester, England. Richards studied mathematics and physics for his bachelors degree. For his masters degree, he worked under ...

                                               

Donald Rucker

Donald Rucker is an American medical informatician and emergency physician. In April 2017, he was appointed National Coordinator for Health Information Technology.

                                               

Renato M. E. Sabbatini

Renato Marcos Endrizzi Sabbatini is a retired professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering and at the State University of Campinas Institute of Biology. He received a B.Sc. in Biomedical Sciences from Medical School of the University of ...

                                               

Werner Schuster (politician)

Rudolf Werner Schuster was a Tanganyika-born German physician, specialist in health informatics, and SPD politician. Raised in a colonial East African household, Schuster studied medicine at the University of Tubingen in the 1960s and during his ...

                                               

Rezvi Sheriff

Vidya Jyothi Mohamed Hussain Rezvi Sheriff, FRCP, FRCPE, FRACP, FCCP, FSLCGP, FNASSL is a Sri Lankan academic and physician. He is the director of the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine; senior professor of medicine; head of the Department of Cli ...

                                               

Douglas Simmonds

Douglas Simmonds was a British child actor, who played the part of Doughnut in the British television show Here Come the Double Deckers. Simmonds left acting to work in science and medicine, training as a medical student before becoming a theoret ...

                                               

John Amsden Starkweather

John Amsden Starkweather was a Professor of Medical Psychology at the University of California, San Francisco. Starkweather was a clinical psychologist and a valued teacher by generations of clinical psychology interns and graduate students at UC ...

                                               

Abu Bakar Suleiman

Abu Bakar bin Suleiman is a Malaysian physician, academic administrator, business executive and former civil servant. He is currently chairman of IHH Healthcare, Asias largest private healthcare group, and president of the IMU Group, the parent c ...

                                               

Umberto Tachinardi

Umberto Tachinardi,MD,MSc, Fellow ACMI, is a Brazilian-born chief information officer and biomedical informaticist. Trained by the founders of the prestigious Medical Informatics group of the Heart Institute of São Paulo University Medical School ...

                                               

Jane Wadsworth (statistician)

Wadsworth was born in 1942 during the Second World War as the eldest of four children. Her family moved to Sevenoaks where her father established a GP practice after his demobilisation.

                                               

Homer R. Warner

Homer Richards Warner was an American cardiologist who was an early proponent of medical informatics who pioneered many aspects of computer applications to medicine. Author of the book, Computer-Assisted Medical Decision-Making, published in 1979 ...

                                               

Lawrence Weed

Lawrence Leonard "Larry" Weed was an American physician, researcher, educator, entrepreneur and author, who is best known for creating the problem-oriented medical record as well as one of the first electronic health records.

                                               

Gio Wiederhold

Giovanni "Gio" Corrado Melchiore Wiederhold is an Italian-born computer scientist who spent most of his career at Stanford University. His research focuses on the design of large-scale database management systems, the protection of their content, ...

                                               

Skevos Zervos

Skevophylax Georges Zervos, also known as Skevos Zervos was a prominent Greek Professor; a pioneer surgeon in Transplants and Telemedicine, who became a local and national benefactor in Greece. Skevos was born and raised in Kalymnos City or Pothi ...