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CLINICAL RESEARCH INFORMATICS EXPERTISE
The spatial integrity, security and reuse of healthcare data
Professor Harnett joined the faculty at the University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center in 2004 and serves as the Director for the UC Center for Health Informatics. Brett received his Master’s Degree in Information Systems from the University of Cincinnati and undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Eastern Connecticut State University.
Between formal training and 25 years of academic experience, Brett has a broad and comprehensive perspective in the field of clinical informatics; both in theory and practice.
From academics to the commercial sector, netting results is a critical factor in today's competitive world. As the healthcare industry evolves and technology plays an ever-increasing role in its transformation, executives and decision makers must be well-informed to implement strategic initiatives. Data is the key that exposes dimensions and opens critical doors.
As full-time faculty at the university, consulting arrangements are currently limited but availability will increase in 2024. This site 'sets the stage' for contracts with large consulting agencies, federal and state governments and industry-related firms.
Brett's academic appointment is in Biomedical Informatics and previously with the Department of Surgery until 2015. Brett is a member of the UC Institutional Review Board as a healthcare data expert. Over 60% of his effort is research, 20% teaching and the remaining as administration. Teaching includes co-direction of two courses in the BMI Graduate Program and ongoing invited lectures.
Prior to joining UC, Brett was the Director of Experimental Information Technology for a NASA-sponsored research program in Virginia and a Systems Analyst at Yale University in Connecticut.
He has over 20 peer-reviewed published articles, six book chapters and numerous abstracts in various domains. Extramural activities include scientific reviewer for the National Institutes of Health (Risk, Prevention and Health Behavior) a member of the Editorial Board for the Telemedicine and e-Health journal, and ad-hoc reviewer for numerous peer-reviewed journals. Click here to see CV (resumé).
University of Cincinnati College of Business; Cincinnati, OH
September 2004 - June 2007
Eastern Connecticut State University; Willimantic, CT
September 1982 - May 1984
Manchester Community Technical College; Manchester
September 1980 - May 1982
Nathaniel Hawthorne College; Antrim, NH
September 1978 - May 1980
Dale Carnegie graduate
September 1985 - January 1986
Electronic Health Records
Electronic Data Capture (EDC)
HL7 Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR)
Human Subject protection (Institutional Review Boards)
HIPAA Compliance (research data)
Leveraging Real World Data (outcomes research)
SBIR/STTR NIH Grant submissions (intellectual property)
Brett M. Harnett, MS-IS
University of Cincinnati