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Nitu Kashyap, MD, FAMIA

Assistant Clinical Professor, Internal Medicine; Assistant Clinical Professor, Biostatistics; Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, Information Technology; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

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Nitu Kashyap, MD, FAMIA



Dr. Nitu Kashyap is the Associate Chief Medical Information Officer at Yale New Haven Health where she is responsible for Population Health Informatics and Clinical Decision Support. She is faculty in Internal Medicine at the Yale primary care center and for the Yale Informatics fellowship program. Her research interests include development and delivery of guidelines-based clinical decision support.

Dr. Kashyap is board certified in Internal Medicine and in Clinical Informatics.

Education & Training

  • Advanced Emerging Leaders Program
    Yale University (2019)
  • Strategic Agility Program
    Yale University (2019)
  • Emerging Leaders Program
    Yale University (2018)
  • Fellowship
    Yale Center for Medical Informatics (2011)
  • 10x10 Certificate
    Oregon Health and Science University (2007)
  • Resident
    UMDNJ, Morristown Memorial Program (2003)
  • MD
    LLRM Medical College (1998)


  • Experiences with Cyclical User-Centered Design for Patient and Clinician Facing Medication Reconciliation mHealth Applications
    Washington, DC, United States 2022
    Annual Symposium, American Medical Informatics Association
  • Redesigning MyChart InBasket to Delight Patients and Providers
    Verona, WI, United States 2022
    Epic, Annual Users Group Meeting
  • Leveraging the EHR to Address Issues of Equity and Access in Research UGM 2022
    Verona, WI, United States 2022
    Epic, Annual Users Group Meeting
  • Interoperability
    Expert panelist, moderated discussion on current state of health care data interoperability and directions for the future 2022
    Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services FHIR Connectathon
  • Advancing Patient-Centeredness in Clinical Decision Support
    Washington, DC, United States 2022
    Academy Health Annual Research Meeting
  • Lessons Learned from Real-World Applications of Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support
    AHRQ symposium on patient centered clinical decision support 2022
    AHRQ Webinar on Patient Centered Clinical Decision Support
  • Implementing Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support: Current State, Future Directions, and Real-World Experience
    Houston, TX, United States 2022
    American Medical Informatics Association, Clinical Informatics Conference
  • Epic as a Tool to Support Diverse Research Participation
    Verona, WI, United States 2022
    Epic, Experts Group Meeting
  • Best Possible Medication History
    Podcast 2021
    UConn Health Informatics Podcast
  • Less Time Typing, More Time Caring
    Washington, DC, United States 2019
    Annual Symposium, American Medical Informatics Association
  • Medication Reconciliation and Interoperability
    Webinar series 2019
    Health Informatics Webinar CME series
  • Inbasket Diet Plan: Strategy to Reduce the Weight of the EHR Inbasket
    Atlanta, GA, United States 2019
    Clinical Informatics Council, American Medical Informatics Association

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Invited memberOffice of Health Strategy and CT State Health Information Exchange2022
Elected Co-Chair, Medication Reconciliation Polypharmacy CommitteeOffice of Health Strategy, State of CT2019
Clinical Informatics Sub-Board MemberAmerican Board of Medical Specialties2019
FellowAmerican Medical Informatics Association2019

Professional Service

Clinical Advisory Council, CT Health Information ExchangeCommittee Member2022 - Present
CT Association of Physicians of Indian OriginTo provide a culturally relevant environment for physicians in CT to empower community leadership, raise awareness of health issues, provide advocacy and model self-care practices for the future generation of physicians.2022 - Present
Yale Center for Clinical Investigation Exposures ProgramFaculty Member2021 - Present
Applied Clinical InformaticsReviewer2021 - Present
CT State Medication Reconciliation and Polypharmacy CommitteeCo-Chair2019 - 2021
American Board of Medical SpecialtiesMember2019 - Present
Yale School of MedicineReviewer2019 - Present
American Medical Informatics AssociationFellow2019 - Present
Clinical Advisory Council, First Data BankAdvisor2019 - Present
Clinical Advisory Council, DynaMedAdvisor2018 - Present
JAMIAReviewer2018 - Present
CT State HIE CancelRx workflow committeeChair2017 - 2018
All India Movement for SevaCommittee Member2017 - Present
Clinical Decision Support Committee, Yale New Haven HealthCo-Chair2016 - Present
American Medical Informatics AssociationReviewer2014 - Present
Primary Care Users Group, Yale New Haven HealthCo-Chair2014 - Present
System Health Information Management Committee, Yale New Haven HealthMember2012 - Present
Yale School of MedicineResident elective in Clinical Informatics2012 - Present
Association of Medical Directors of Information SystemsMember2011 - Present

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