Health Informatics

Our health informatics research addresses the challenges and opportunities associated with using information technology to improve care in and across multiple health care settings.

We seek to transform systems to prevent redundant diagnostic testing, adverse drug events and other undesirable health care outcomes in outpatient, emergency room, hospital and post-acute environments.

Research Projects

No current funded projects with this as the primary focus area.

Research Centers/Partners

  • Upstate New York Practice Based Research Network

    Director: Laurene M. Tumiel Berhalter, PhD

    Investigates questions related to community-based primary care practice. Aims to improve patient care by translating research into practice and by involving practices in research.


  • Singh, Ranjit

    Ranjit Singh, MB BChir MBA

    Associate Professor, Vice Chair for Research, Director, Primary Care Research Institute

    UB Downtown Gateway Department of Family Medicine 77 Goodell Street, Suite 220L Buffalo, NY 14203

    Phone: (716) 816-7275; Fax: (716) 845-6899