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Deborah Levy

Lecturer in Biomedical Informatics and Data Science

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Deborah Levy, MD, MPH, MS


Dr. Levy, an experienced internal medicine physician board certified in clinical informatics, is currently a post-doctoral research fellow in health informatics at VA-Connecticut, and a Lecturer in the Department of Biomedical Informatics and Data Science at Yale School of Medicine. Her research interest is to achieve more humane experiences of medicine for both patients and clinicians, through the adept use of technology. She focuses on identifying and developing opportunities to enhance how health professionals in direct patient care engage with and experience technology including as electronic health record (EHR) burden. She is currently examining how health professionals and health professional trainees experience EHR burden using both qualitative and quantitative methods.

Education & Training

  • MS
    Oregon Health & Science University (2024)
  • MPH
    University of Rochester School of Medicine (2008)
  • NHLBI / T32 Fellow in Preventive Cardiology
    University of Rochester School of Medicine (2005)
  • Internal Medicine
    University of Rochester School of Medicine (2003)
  • MD
    Tel Aviv University School of Medicine - NY-State American Program (2000)
  • BA
    University of Pennsylvania, Biology (1996)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Preventive Medicine, Clinical Informatics (2023)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Focused Practice in Hospital Medicine (2003)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
AMIA Annual Leadership AwardAmerican Medical Informatics Association 2023

Professional Service

American Medical Informatics Association, Public Policy CommitteeMember2022 - Present
American Medical Informatics Association, 25x5 Task ForceMember2022 - Present

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