S. Trent Rosenbloom, MD MPH FACMI
Dr. Rosenbloom is the Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs and an Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics with secondary appointments in Medicine, Pediatrics and the School of Nursing at Vanderbilt University. He is a board certified Internist and Pediatrician who earned his M.D., completed a residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, a fellowship in Biomedical Informatics, and earned an MPH all at Vanderbilt. Dr. Rosenbloom is a nationally recognized investigator in the field of health information technology evaluation. His research has focused on studying how healthcare providers, patients and caregivers interact with health information technologies when documenting medical and health-related activities, and when making clinical decisions. Dr. Rosenbloom is the Director for My Health at Vanderbilt, one of the nation’s oldest and best adopted patient portals.
Dr. Rosenbloom has successfully competed for extramural funding from the National Library of Medicine, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, and the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. Dr. Rosenbloom’s work has resulted in lead and collaborating authorship on over 90 peer reviewed manuscripts, which have been published in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, Pediatrics, Annals of Internal Medicine, and Academic Medicine, among others. In addition, Dr. Rosenbloom has authored and coauthored 6 book chapters and numerous posters, white papers and invited papers. He has been a committed member of the principal professional organization in his field, the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA). He has served AMIA in leadership roles, including participating in: the Board of Directors, the Journal and Publications Committee, Scientific Program Committees, the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA) Editorial Board, several national Health Policy Meetings, the JAMIA Editor in Chief search committee, and a Working Group on Unintended Consequences. As a result of his research success and service to AMIA, Dr. Rosenbloom was the annual recipient of the competitive AMIA New Investigator Award in 2009, and was elected to the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI) in 2011. In addition, Dr. Rosenbloom has participated in study sections for the National Library of Medicine, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Healthcare, the National Science Foundation and the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute.
Dr. Rosenbloom has participated as a mentor for numerous students, including PhD candidates from Biomedical Informatics, medical students performing research projects. He has been an advisor to medical students, and is a Faculty Affiliate Advisor for the School of Medicine’s Chapman Advisory College. He is an Associate Director for the Vanderbilt Medical Innovators Development Program (MIDP), a four-year Ph.D. to MD training program tailored to engineers and applied scientists that teaches them to solve clinical problems by translating discoveries in engineering into valuable innovation. Dr. Rosenbloom also serves on the School of Medicine’s Admissions Leadership Committee, on the Medical Center’s Medical Records Committee and on the Department of Biomedical Informatics’ Academic Program Committee.