He is focused on the use of Vocabulary Standards: enabling clinicians to enter orders and other data linked to standard vocabularies; the effective display to clinicians of concepts obtained from standard vocabularies; mapping concepts between disparate vocabularies; creating categories and hierarchies of knowledge; and sharing knowledge between different institutions.

Internal Medicine
MS, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Clinical & Medical Social Work, 2006
MS, Depaul University, Computer Science, 2002
MD, University of Maryland, 1992
BS, Yale University, Physics, 1985
medical informatics health care