Education

2006BSCS, Computer Science, Baylor University, Waco, TX
Honors Program Scholar with Distinction
Thesis: “The Semantic Web: An Alternative Approach to Dynamic Data Definition and Integration in Medical Informatics Systems”
Committee: Erich J. Baker (Mentor), Cynthia C. Fry, Dennis A. Johnston
2008MS, Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Thesis: “A System to Monitor and Improve Medication Safety in the Setting of Acute Kidney Injury”
Committee: Lemuel R. Waitman (Chair), Josh F. Peterson, Cynthia S. Gadd
2010PhD, Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Dissertation: “Achieving Medication Safety during Acute Kidney Injury: The Impact of Clinical Decision Support and Real-Time Pharmacy Surveillance”
Committee: Josh F. Peterson (Chair), Lemuel R. Waitman, Cynthia S. Gadd, John M. Starmer, Bob L. Lobo
2010-2011Postdoctoral Fellowship, The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics at Houston, Houston, TX