Susan Woods, MD, MPH
Susan S. Woods, MD, MPH is a general internist, consumer informatics specialist and researcher at the Portland VA Medical Center and faculty at Oregon Health & Science University, Departments of Medicine and Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology. At the Veterans Health Administration, she serves in the Office of Informatics & Analytics. Previously, she was a Director at MaineHealth, where she developed public-private partnerships for the treatment of chronic conditions across the state of Maine. Bringing deep experience on health system change, practice improvement and patient-provider communication, she turned her attention to health informatics and personal health records in 2005. Susan focuses on consumer health technologies as a way to engage patients and families in their health and care, and enhance the patient experience. As a champion of participatory care, she brings the patient and family voice into the design and development of health IT services. Susan leads the patient-facing component of the Health Informatics Initiative, the VHA effort to develop the next generation of electronic ‘records’, the Health Management Platform. She encourages disruptive change, innovation and transparency on her blog, Shared Health Data.
Partners Connected Health is pleased to announce the continuation of a popular event, our fifth annual Innovators Challenge. Visit our Innovators Challenge page for more details and to submit your application!
Design for Change Workshops with Mad*Pow
cHealth15 Pitch-Off: Emotion Sensing
Event with Medstro and The American Resident Project, Anthem Inc.'s physician engagement program
Submit your ideas on how emotion-sensing technologies can improve health care! (Link must be opened in Chrome, Firefox, or IE9 and later.)
JMIR Poster Session
This year Partners Connected Health is pleased to partner with JMIR Publications in hosting a poster presentation session at the Connected Health Symposium. Learn more!