Michael Blechner, M.D.Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Blood Bank
Director, Pathology Informatics
|M.D.||Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth||Medicine|
|Residency||Hartford Hospital||Anatomic and Clinical Pathology|
|Fellowship||Brigham and Women's Hospital||Medical Informatics|
|Name of Award/Honor||Awarding Organization|
|UConn School of Medicine Student Government Appreciation Award||UConn School of Medicine Student Government|
|$6200 INBRE Grant to cover AMIA 10x10 course expenses for myself and one University of Kentucky pathology resident|
|University of Kentucky Pathology Resident Teaching Award||University of Kentucky|
|College of American Pathologists Foundation Training in Technology Award, providing financial support for training and research in pathology informatics||College of American Pathologists Foundation|
|Name & Description||Category||Role||Type||Scope||Start Year||End Year|
|Served on the Technology Assessment Committee, College of American Pathologists||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||National||2008||2009|
|Bioinformatics Steering Committee for the Center for Clinical and Translational Science||Advisory Committee||Steering Committee||University||2007||2010|
|Integrated Clinical Information System (ICIS) Executive Committee||Professional/Scientific Organization||Committee Member||External||University||2006||2010|
|Integrated Clinical Information System (ICIS) Clinical Decision Support Steering Committee||Professional/Scientific Organization||Steering Committee||External||University||2006||2010|
|Integrated Clinical Information System (ICIS) Clinical Documentation Steering Committee||Professional/Scientific Organization||Steering Committee||External||University||2006||2010|
|Association for Pathology Informatics||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||National||2006|
|Served on the SNOMED International Authority, College of American Pathologists||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||International||2003||2004|
|American Medical Informatics Association||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||National||2003|
|College of American Pathologists||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||National||1999|
Research Interests: Semantic web and medical ontologies, intelligent tutoring systems, Integration of electronic health records (EHRs) into undergraduate and post-graduate medical training, and dimensional data warehousing to support clinical operations.
Predictors for Severe Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Journal of Hematology Oncology Pharmacy 2012 Jan;2(2):47-53
Evaluation of a clinical scoring scale to direct early appropriate therapy in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.
Journal of oncology pharmacy practice : official publication of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners 2010 Jan;16(3):161-6
Analysis of search in an online clinical laboratory manual.
American journal of clinical pathology 2006 Aug;126(2):208-14
Feasibility of an intelligent tutoring system for laboratory medicine.
AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium 2005 Jan;895
Using contextual design to identify potential innovations for problem based learning.
AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium 2003 Jan;91-5
A Viewpoint of Security for Digital Health Care: What's There? What Works? Whats Needed?
E-Health and Telemedicine: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications 2016 Jan;1245-1263
Spinal Lymphoma Presenting as an Epidural and Retropleural Mass With Concomitant Pathologic Compression Fracture: A Case Report.
Cureus Journal of Medical Science 2022 Nov;14(11):e31155
A Proposed Star Schema and Extraction Process to Enhance the Collection of Contextual and Semantic Information for Clinical Research Data Warehouses
|Title or Abstract||Type||Sponsor/Event||Date/Year||Location|
|EmergentMD: A Suite of Semantic Web-Based Tools for the Development and Intelligent Consumption of Medical Education Content||Talk||Information Technology in Academic Medicine||2015||San Diego, CA|
|Spoonfed MD: An Asynchronous Collaborative Medical Education Application to Facilitate Concept Interrelationship Discovery||Lecture||Medicine 2.0, 5th World Congress||2012||Boston, MA|
|Pathology Informatics||Talk||UCHC Clinical Laboratory||2012||UCHC Clinical Laboratory|
|LabMonitor: A Client-Server Based Application for Distribution of Customizable Electronic Tracking Boards for Clinical Laboratories||Talk||Pathology Informatics 2010||2010||Boston, MA|