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James Cimino, M.D.

Biomedical informatics • Informatics education • Improving electronic health records

Media contact: Bob Shepard, bshep@uab.edu 

james cimino full headshotJames Cimino, M.D.

Director, UAB Informatics Institute

 

Areas of expertise:

  • Biomedical informatics
  • Informatics education
  • Improving electronic health records

 

 

Cimino is a board certified internist and clinical informatician who divides his time between informatics research and development, medical and informatics education, and patient care.

He has previously worked at the Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital, Columbia/New-York Presbyterian Hospital, and the NIH Clinical Center/National Library of Medicine.

His current research involves development of systems to support clinical and translational researchers and exploring new paradigms for improving electronic health records.  

He is the co-editor of a leading textbook on biomedical informatics and associate editor of the Journal of Biomedical Informatics.

 

 

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