Titus K. Schleyer, DMD, PHD

Titus K. Schleyer, DMD, PHD

  • Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute, Inc.
  • Clem McDonald Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Indiana University School of Medicine

Dr. Schleyer came to Regenstrief Institute in June 2013 as the third director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics. Previously, he held academic and administrative leadership positions in informatics and information technology at Temple University and the University of Pittsburgh. His career has been and is focused on practical, day-to-day implementation and operation of information technology, as well as informatics research.

Fluent in several programming languages, database systems and other IT tools, he has led the development and implementation of many software applications in healthcare. His informatics research focuses on electronic health records, internet applications, workflow and human-computer interaction, and data representation and analytics. Dr. Schleyer is a member of the American College of Medical Informatics.

More information about Dr. Schleyer is available at http://about.me/titusschleyer. He also tweets about biomedical informatics at @titusschleyer and writes a blog on biomedical informatics and health information technology.

“Physicians are largely very dissatisfied with EHRs as tools for their daily work. Individuals trained in clinical informatics can help chart the way to a better future.”