HealthData Management has released an exclusive list of the 50 Top Healthcare IT experts. These 50 individuals are described as “some of the guiding lights of the industry” by HealthData Management. Of these 50 individuals, two are within the Duke University community! Suresh Balu, MBA, Program Director for The Duke Institute for Health Innovation and W. Ed Hammond, PhD, Director of Duke’s Center for Health Informatics are both featured in this list.
Program Director, The Duke Institute for Health Innovation
Suresh is the Director of Strategy & Innovation and is the Program Director for Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI). He provides strategy consulting to several groups at Duke.
Ed Hammond, PhD
Director, Duke Center for Health Informatics
Dr. Hammond has extensive experience in the design and implementation of electronic health records, starting in 1970. He is the Director of the Center for Health Informatics (DCHI) at Duke University. He has been a key spokesman for the healthcare IT industry and is an early innovator in health informatics. He has been honored and recognized with numerous awards for his achievements throughout the years.
*Part 1 and Part 2 names are listed in alphabetical order
Suresh Balu is featured on slide 2
Ed Hammond, PhD is featured on slide 21