Given the emphasis of data in learning health systems (LHS), informatics is expected to play a prominent role. The objective of this study was to understand how leaders in different domains of informatics were conceptualizing LHS and the role of informatics in LHS. Interviews with six informatics experts ndicates some consensus around LHS definitions. However, there is a need to better articulate role of informatics in LHS.

Describe the new knowledge and additional skills the participant will gain after attending your presentation.: After attending this presentation, attendees should understand how leaders in the field of informatics are thinking about learning heath systems and understanding the role of informatics in LHS.


Gretchen Hultman (Presenter)
University of Minnesota

Sripriya Rajamani, University of Minnesota
Adam Wilcox, University of Washington
Genevieve Melton-Meaux, University of Minnesota

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