Department of Biomedical Informatics Awarded High Impact Pilots (HIP) Cooperative Agreement Program Grant
Oct 5, 2016 11:00 AM
We would like to congratulate Benjamin Brooke Ph.D. for being awarded the Office of National Coordinator for HIT (ONC) High Impact Pilots (HIP) Cooperative Agreement Program Grant.
"'We are excited to support these innovative projects that advance the use of common standards to improve care, particularly in the categories of comprehensive medication management, laboratory data exchange, and care coordination,' said B. Vindell Washington, M.D., M.H.C.M., national coordinator for health information technology. 'These programs will serve as key building blocks for improving the patient and provider experience with the flow of health information.'"
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Service's press release, September 28th, 2016.
To read the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) description of the grant, click here.
Benjamin Brooke, M.D., Ph.D.Dr. Brooke grew up in Salt Lake City and received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Utah before heading east to complete his internship and residency in General Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. During his Halsted residency, he received his Ph.D. in Clinical Investigation at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He then completed his fellowship in Vascular Surgery at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.