Dr. Barnett is the Chief Research Informatics Officer (CRIO) for the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) and the Regenstrief Institute. In that role, he has a dual integrated mission. First, to provide, integrate, and advance biomedical informatics services, including process-based services like the clinical trials, data management, and web portal services provided by the Indiana CTSI, and also to lead the research data and analytics services. Secondly, to provide informatics research leadership to develop and apply innovative informatics approaches to advancing healthcare research as a Regenstrief Investigator.
Dr. Barnett is also a Visiting Associate Research Professor in the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at the IU School of Medicine.
Previously, Dr. Barnett was the director of Science Community Tools in the University Information Technology Services (UITS) at Indiana University, where he led the research technology support portfolio for genomics research, clinical and translational research, and grid computing for high energy physics research, in addition to overseeing regulatory alignment of UITS systems with HIPAA for storing sensitive medical data.