National Parkinson Foundation Names New Chief Information Officer
“Dr. Schmidt will play a key role in helping us fulfill our mission of improving care. He will focus on creating a data-driven approach that is at the forefront of health information technology, including the development of a web-based clinical database, related internet resources and strategic alliances,” said
Dr. Schmidt was awarded an M.S. and Ph.D. from
Dr. Schmidt is an active member of several trade groups and is widely published in both scientific and trade journals on issues around medicine, health information technology and finance.
As Director of Programs, Dr. Schmidt succeeds
About the National Parkinson Foundation
Since 1982, NPF has funded more than
Founded in 1957, the National Parkinson Foundation’s mission is to improve the quality of Parkinson’s care and develop exemplary care for this generation of Parkinson’s patients through research, education, and outreach.
For more information about the National Parkinson Foundation, please visit www.parkinson.org or call 800-327-4545.
SOURCE National Parkinson Foundation