Patricia Flatley Brennan
ORG University of Wisconsin-Madison Title BIO RN, PhD, FAAN, FACMI, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison. As the Lillian S. Moehlman Bascom Professor in the School of Nursing and the College of Engineering, Dr. Brennan enjoys a national reputation as a scholar and practitioner in health informatics. She brings to the Consortium an extensive clinical background in critical care and psychiatric nursing. She is well known for the development and direction of the Computer Link, which reduces isolation and improves self-care of homebound patients, and Heart Care, a Web-based cardiac surgery recovery support service. Dr. Brennan directed UW-Madison's IAIMS initiative, and continues to develop the technical and clinical infrastructure for statewide health information architecture. Dr. Brennan is a newly elected member of the Institute of Medicine. She is past-president of the American Medical Informatics Association and is a founding associate editor of its journal, JAMIA.