Learning Health Systems: Working at the Intersection of Research, Operations & Big Data

The Behavioral, Social and Systems Science Translational Research Community of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research is hosting a half-day symposium, “Learning Health Systems: Working at the Intersection of Research, Operations & Big Data,” Friday, May 5 from 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. in Mountcastle Auditorium, Pre-Clinical Teaching Building. All faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend.

This symposium focuses on biomedical informatics, electronic medical records and other Big Data for improving population health and the science of implementation and learning with health systems.

Presenters include:

  • Patricia M.C. Brown, Esquire

Senior Vice President, Managed Care and Population Health, Johns Hopkins Medicine

President, Johns Hopkins HealthCare LLC

Senior Counsel, Johns Hopkins Health System

  • Karina Davidson, PhD

Herbert Irving Associate Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry;

Executive Director, Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health;

Associate Director, Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA);

Vice Dean, Organizational Effectiveness, Columbia University Medical Center

Chief Academic Officer, New York- Presbyterian Hospital

  • Casey Overby, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine in the Divisions of General Internal Medicine and Health Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins University


  • 8-8:30 a.m.: Check-in, Breakfast, Poster Session
  • 8:30-9 a.m.: Welcome and What's New with the BSSS TRC
  • 9-9:45 a.m.: Patricia Brown, Esq.
  • 9:45-10:45 a.m.: Karina Davidson, PhD
  • 10:45-10:55 a.m.: Break
  • 11-11:45 a.m.: Casey Overby, PhD
  • 11:45-Noon: Wrap-Up and Instructions for Afternoon
  • Noon-1 p.m.: Lunch and Breakouts

Breakfast and lunch are provided and attendees have an opportunity to join poster and breakout sessions. To register, visit https://learninghealthsystemsmay5.eventbrite.com and be sure to indicate the activities in which you plan to participate.

For questions and/or to receive information about similar events, contact Kelly Crowley at kelly.crowley@jhmi.edu.

The Translational Research Communities are a program under the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, supported by a National Institutes of Health (NHI) Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA).