Judith W. Dexheimer, PhD

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Medical informatics; clinical decision support; artificial intelligence

Judith Dexheimer, PhD, has a background in developing, implementing and evaluating clinical information systems including clinical decision systems, organizational and workflow aspects of informatics applications, computerized applications for emergency medicine and implementation of artificial intelligence techniques, computerized guideline applications and evidence-based medicine, public health informatics, and preventive care measures.

Her research focuses on the design, implementation and evaluation of clinical decision support systems in pediatric emergency medicine to improve clinical care. 

PhD: Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, 2011.

MS: Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, 2006.

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Kurowski BG, Wade S, Dexheimer JW, Dyas J, Zhang N, Babcock L. Feasibility and potential benefits of a web-based intervention delivered acutely after mild traumatic brain injury in adolescents: a pilot study. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 2015.

Borycki E, Cummings E, Dexheimer JW, Gong Y, Kennebeck S, Kushniruk A, Kuziemsky C, Saranto K, Weber JH, Takeda H. Patient-centered Coordinated Care in Times of Emerging Diseases and Epidemics. Yearb Med Inform. 2015 Aug 13;10(1):207-15.

Dexheimer JW, Scheid B, Babaoff A, Martens S, Kennebeck S. Preparing for International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision, clinical modification implementation: strategies for maintaining an efficient workflow. Pediatr Emer Care. 2015;31(1):65-69.

Ni Y, Kennebeck S, Dexheimer JW, McAneney CM, Tang H, Lingren T, Li Q, Zhai H, Solti I. Automated Clinical Trial Eligibility Pre-Screening: Increasing the Efficiency of Patient Identification for Clinical Trials in the Emergency Department. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015 Jan;22(1):166-78.

Dexheimer JW, Borycki EM. Use of mobile devices in the emergency department: A scoping review. Health Informatics J. 2015 Dec;21(4):306-15.

Dexheimer JW, Borycki EM, Chiu K, Johnson KB, Aronsky D. A systematic review of the implementation and impact of asthma protocols. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2014;14:82.

Dexheimer JW, Abramo TJ, Arnold DH, Johnson KB, Shyr Y, Ye F, Fan K, Patel N, Aronsky D. Implementation and Evaluation of a Computerized Asthma Management System in a Pediatric Emergency Department: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Int J Med Inform. 2014;83(11):805-813.

Dixon CA, Ammerman RT, Dexheimer JW, Meyer B, Jung H, Johnson BL, Elliott J, Jacobs T, Pomerantz WJ, Mahabee-Gittens EM. Development of iBsafe: A Collaborative, Theory-based Approach to Creating a Mobile Game Application for Child Safety. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2014 Nov 14;2014:477-85.

Dexheimer JW, Kennebeck S. Modifications and Integration of the Electronic Tracking Board in a Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatr Emer Care. 2013;29(7):852-7.