Build an intelligent, user-driven EHR; advocate for physicians at the national policy level; promote interoperability—these are just a few of the aspirations driving research and development in Vanderbilt’s Department of Biomedical Informatics.
An exemplary pediatrician draws on his long career to describe his obsession with science, the rewards of gutsy perseverance and why he can't work for someone else.
Dr. Sutter fought a decades-long legal battle against one of the big insurers that went all the way to the Supreme Court and resulted in a landmark decision. Why did no one seem to care?
Vermont’s Dr. Richard “Mort” Wasserman, Director of the AAP’s Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS) Network, explains how practices can use their own electronic health record data to conduct clinical and observational research aimed at improving care.