Timothy Patrick, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Center Scientist, Chair

[Image] Timothy Patrick

Northwest Quadrant Building B, Room 6414
Phone: (414) 229-6849
Fax: (414) 229-2619
tp5@uwm.edu

Department

Center for Urban Population Health (CUPH), Communication Sciences & Disorders, Health Informatics & Administration

Education

  • Post-Doc, Medical Informatics, National Library of Medicine Post-Doctoral Fellowship, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, 1992-1995.
  • Ph.D., Logic/Philosophy, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1992
  • M.S., Computer Science, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1990
  • M.A., Analytic Philosophy, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1982
  • B.A., Philosophy, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1979


Speaker Topics

  • Biomedical Ontology
  • Semantic Interoperability
  • Health Systems Informatics

Interests & Expertise

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Metadata schema for representing questions and answers; measurements of the quality of translation of evidence into practice; readability of healthcare information for laypersons; ontology mapping.


Recent Publications

Patrick, T. B., & Pasupathy, K. S. (2012). Health Informatics - A Systems Perspective, Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press.

Patrick, T. B., Brown, G. D., & Pasupathy, K. S. (2012). Introduction to Health Systems Informatics. In G. D. Brown, T. B. Patrick, & K. S. Pasupathy (Eds.), Health Informatics - A Systems Perspective (Chapter 1, pp. 1-22). Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press.

Patrick, T. B. (2012). Biomedical Vocabulary and Standards: Information Building Blocks. In G. D. Brown, T. B. Patrick, & K. S. Pasupathy (Eds.), Health Informatics - A Systems Perspective (Chapter 2, pp. 23-36). Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press.

Land, N. M., & Patrick, T. B. (2012). Clinical Decision Support in Nursing. In G. D. Brown, T. B. Patrick, & K. S. Pasupathy (Eds.), Health Informatics - A Systems Perspective (Chapter 6, pp. 109-122). Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press.

Patrick, T. B., Tonellato, P. J., & Hoffman, M. A. (2012). Whose Body? Case Study. In G. D. Brown, T. B. Patrick, & K. S. Pasupathy (Eds.), Health Informatics - A Systems Perspective (Chapter 12, pp. 256-259). Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press.

Dohman, E., Lindell, C., Rahming, N., Tabesh-Saleki, N., & Patrick, T. (in press). EMR Practicum at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. AMIA 2011.

Pizur-Barnekow, K., Rhyner, P. M., Doering, J., & Patrick, T. (2011). An Interdisciplinary Approach to Health Literacy for Education, Research, and Practice in Early Childhood Intervention. Perspectives on Language Learning and Education, 18(2), 62-67

Pizur-Barnekow, K., Patrick, T., Rhyner, P. M., Cashin, C., & Rentmeester, A. (2011). Readability of Early Intervention Program Literature, Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, 3(1), 58-64. doi: 10.1177/0271121410387676.

Salm Ward T. C., Mori, N., Patrick, T. B., Madsen, M. K., Cisler, R. A. (2010). Effect of Socioeconomic Status and Race on Poor Birth Outcomes: Analysis of an Urban Population. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 109(5), 17-23.

Andrews, J. E., Shereff, D., Patrick, T. B., & Richesson, R. The Question about Questions: Is DC a Good Choice to Address the Challenges of Representation of Clinical Research Questions and Value Sets? Proceedings of the International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications 2010; Published by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative; ISSN: 1939-1366 (Online), http://dcpapers.dublincore.org/index.php/pubs; pp. 88-93.

Rentmeester, A., Rhyner, P. M., Patrick, T. B., & Pizur-Barnekow, K. Readability of Program Literature Provided to Birth-to-3 Families, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 2010 annual convention, Exhibits & Program Sessions Guide.

Olsson, K., Lynett, K., & Patrick, T. B., Rhyner, P. M., Mareck, A. Increasing Referrals in Early Intervention: Building a Web-Based System, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 2010 annual convention, Exhibits & Program Sessions Guide.

Yu, H., Ehlers, K., Gillis, R., Patrick, T. B., & Zhang, J. A. Usability Study of Patient-friendly Terminology in an EMR System. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics Volume 160, 2010 MEDINFO 2010 - Proceedings of the 13th World Congress on Medical Informatics, Edited by C. Safran, S. Reti, H.F. Marin, pp. 136-40. ISBN 978-1-60750-587-7.

Pizur-Barnekow, K., Patrick, T. B., Rhyner, P. M., Folk, L. C., & Anderson, K. J. (2010). Readability Levels of Individualized Family Service Plans. Physical & Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics, 30(3), 2010.

Pizur-Barnekow, K., Runquist, J., Cashin, S., Patrick, T. B., & Rhyner, P. M. (2010). Functional Health Literacy and Mental Health in Urban and Rural Mothers of Children in Early Intervention Programs. Infants and Young Children, 23(1), pp. 1-10.

Pizur-Barnekow, K., Doering, J., Cashin, S., Patrick, T., & Rhyner, P. (2010). Functional Health literacy and mental health in urban and rural mothers of children enrolled in early intervention programs. Infants and Young Children, 23(1), 42-51.

Ravvaz, K., & Patrick, T. B.. Measuring Semantic Density of Nursing Practice Recommendations. Proceedings of the AMIA Symp 2009, American Medical Informatics Association.

Patrick, T. B., & Andrews, J. E. Macroinformatics, Microinformatics, and the Dialectic of Health. Proceedings of the AMIA Symp 2009, American Medical Informatics Association.

Rhyner, P. M., Flanagan, S. J., Pizur-Barnekow, K., & Patrick, T.. Readability Formulas: Application to Health Care. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 2009 annual convention, Exhibits & Program Sessions Guide, in press.

Andrews, J. E., Patrick, T. B., Richesson, R. L., Brown, H., & Krischer, J. P. (2008) Comparing Heterogeneous SNOMED CT Coding of Clinical Research Concepts by Examining Normalized Expressions. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 41, 1062-1069. [PubMed ID: 18328789]

Patrick, T. B., Richesson, R., Andrews, J. E., & Folk, L. C. SNOMED CT Coding Variation and Grouping for “other findings” in a Longitudinal Study on Urea Cycle Disorders. Proceedings of the AMIA Symp 2008, American Medical Informatics Association, ISBN: 0-9647743-6-4 ISSN: 1559-4076, pp. 11-15.

Patrick, T., Rhyner, P., Smith, C., & Swain, D. Issues in the Transformation of Health and Medical Information. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Volume 45, Issue 1, People Transforming Information–Information Transforming People.  ISBN: 0-87715-540-2 ISSN: 0044-7870. pp. 1145 - 1150.

Yu, H., Patrick, T. B., & Gillis, R. Protection of patient's privacy and data security in e-Health services. Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics- Volume 1. IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. ISBN:978-0-7695-3118-2. pp. 643-7.

Ravvaz, K., Senk, P., Patrick, T., Coenen, A., Kim, T. Y., Zhao, H., Gaudioso, C., & Jensen, K. Mapping Nursing Concepts to Ontologies for Evidence-Based Nursing. Proceedings of the AMIA Symp 2008, American Medical Informatics Association, ISBN: 0-9647743-6-4 ISSN: 1559-4076, p. 1105.

Patrick, T. B., Beno, B. M., Bambrick, L. K., & Rhyner, P. M. Building an Ontology for Birth to 3 Developmental Disability Services. Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Health Care Systems (2008). Ed. By Emmett D. pp. 124-125.

Patrick, T. B., Craven, C. K., & Folk, L. C. (2007). The Need for a Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Life Science Workflows. J Med Libr Assoc., 95(3), 274-8. [PubMed ID: 17641759]

Patrick, T. B., Folk, L. C., & Craven, C. K. (2007). Report on the 2004 Lindberg Fellowship: Evidence-Based Information Retrieval in Bioinformatics. In: Proceedings of the 106th annual meeting of the Medical Library Association, by Frances H. Lynch and Judith L. Rieke, J Med Libr Assoc., 95(1), e21 - e24.


Presentations

Hong, Y., & Patrick, T. B.. Review of HON Approved Online-Appointment Web Sites. MEDINFO 2007, in press.