Dental Informatics and Dental Research   Conference, June 12-13, 2003: Making the Connection
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Conference Attendee - Details

Edward H. Shortliffe, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

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Research Interests:
  • Clinical decision support
  • Information retrieval
  • Internet in health and health care
Current Projects:

Intermed Collaboratory: Development of the GuideLine Interchange Format (GLIF).

Vigilens Patient Health Monitor.

Selected Publications:

Shortliffe EH, Garber AM. `Training synergies between medical informatics and health services research: Successes and challenges.’ J Am Med Inform Assoc 2002;9(2):133-139.

Boxwala AA, Tu S, Zeng Q, Peleg M, Ogunyemi O, Greenes RA, Shortliffe EH, Patel VL. `Toward a representation format for sharable clinical guidelines.’ Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2001;34(3):157-169.

Peleg M, Boxwala AA, Bernstam E, Tu S, Greenes RA, Shortliffe EH. `Sharable representation of clinical guidelines in GLIF: Relationship to the Arden Syntax.’ Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2001;34(3):170-181.

Patel, V.L., Arocha, J.F., Diermeier, M., Greenes, R.A., and Shortliffe, E.H. `Methods of cognitive analysis to support the design and evaluation of biomedical systems: The case of clinical practice guidelines.’ Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2001;34(1)52-66.

Shortliffe, E.H. `Networking health: Learning from others, taking the lead.’ Health Affairs 2000;19(6):9-22.

Patel, V.L., Arocha, J., Shortliffe, E.H. `Cognitive models in training health professionals to protect patients’ confidential information.’ International Journal of Medical Informatics 2000;60:143-150.

Patel, V.L., Cytryn, K.N., Shortliffe, E.H., Safran, C. `The collaborative health care team: The role of individual and group expertise.’ Teaching and Learning in Medicine, 2000;12(3):117-132.

Patel, V.L., Kaufman, D.R., Allen, V.G., Shortliffe, E.H., Cimino, J.J., Greenes, R.A. ` Toward a framework for computer-mediated collaborative design in medical informatics.’ Meth Inf Med, 1999;38(3):158-176.

Shortliffe, E.H. `The evolution of electronic medical records.’ Academic Medicine 1999;74(4):414-419.