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Peter Winkelstein

Executive Director of the Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

Electronic health records, electronic medical records, advanced medical informatics, ethics and informatics, biomedical informatics, genomics and informatics

As a board-certified pediatrician and IT expert, Winkelstein has a unique perspective on how informatics, especially genomic information, can improve patient outcomes.

He plays a key role in the state-funded Buffalo Institute for Genomics & Data Analytics. He is chief medical informatics officer of UBMD and Kaleida Health.

Winkelstein has helped physician practices adopt electronic medical records systems and has held medical informatics positions in academia and industry. He previously was chief of general pediatrics at Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. He co-founded UB's Advanced Certificate in Medical/Health Informatics program. Winkelstein also has published and presented extensively on ethical issues in informatics.

CONTACT:

Peter Winklestein, MD, MBA
Executive Director of the Institute for Healthcare Informatics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo
Chief Medical Informatics Officer, UBMDChief Medical Informatics Officer, Kaleida Health
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Biomedical Informatics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo

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