Cynthia Brandt, MD, MPH
Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology and of Biostatistics; Director, Yale Center for Medical Informatics
Years active at Yale: 1995-present
Dr. Brandt is being recognized for her work building informatics infrastructure for clinical research and performing research focused on such issues as the management of clinical vocabularies used in clinical research databases and the implementation of computerized clinical practice guidelines. She is also part of an interdisciplinary team that received funding to develop the Pain Management Collaboratory Coordinating Center, which will provide national leadership and serve as a national resource in conducting high-impact pragmatic clinical trials on non-drug approaches to manage pain and other comorbid conditions in veteran and military health care systems.