Richard N Shiffman, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) and of Anesthesiology (Medical Informatics); Associate Director, Yale Center for Medical Informatics

Departments & Organizations

Medical Informatics, Yale Center for

Office of Student Research

Pediatrics: Pediatric Primary Care/General Pediatrics

Yale Medical Group

Education & Training

MAST OTHER University of Denver, Computer Information Systems (1991)
MD University of Pennsylvania (1973)
BA University of Pennsylvania, Biology (Honors) (1969)
Fellow Harvard-MIT Health Services & Technology, Boston
Fellow John F. Kennedy Child Development Center, Denver, CO
Chief Resident University of Colorado Medical Center, Denver, CO
Resident James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN
Resident Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Board Certification AB of Pediatrics (1978)
Board Certification AB of Preventive Medicine (2014)

Honors & Recognition

  • Elected to American College of Medical InformaticsACMI (2001)

  • Byron E. Oberst Award American Academy of Pediatrics (2006)

  • Best Applied Paper AwardAmerican Medical Informatics Association (1990)

Professional Service

  • Institute of Medicine Committee on Standards for Developing Trustworthy Clinical Practice Guidelines IOM (2009)

  • Technical Expert Panel to advise the National Guidelines Clearinghouse/National Performance Measures Clearinghouse, AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (2008)

  • Core Content Team to define the specialty of applied informatics American Medical Informatics Association (2007 - 2008)

  • Senior Faculty Allotment Committee, Yale School of Medicine (2008)

  • Appointments and Promotions Committee Department of Pediatrics (2007)

International Activity

  • External Advisor, NHS Evidence Service United Kingdom (2009)

    External Advisor, NHS Evidence Service

  • Board of Trustees, Guideline International Network (2008)

    Board of Trustees, Guideline International Network

  • Guideline Implementation Melbourne, Australia (2007 - 2007)

    Workshop Leader

  • Decision Support New Zealand (2004 - 2004)

    Advisor to New Zealand Ministry of Health

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Contact Info

Richard N Shiffman, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
300 George Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Address
Yale Ctr for Medical Informatics300 George St., Suite 501
New Haven, CT 06511

Guideline Elements Model (GEM II)