Richard p. medlin, jr., md, msis

Clinical Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine


Dr. Medlin is the Associate Chief Medical Information Officer for Acute Care Services at the University of Michigan and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine. He received his Biochemistry Degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He is dual boarded in both Emergency Medicine and Clinical Informatics, having completed an Emergency Medicine residency at Carolinas Medical Center, a research fellowship at Carolinas Medical Center, a Clinical Informatics Fellowship at University of North Carolina and a Masters in Information Science at the University of North Carolina School of Information and Library Science.

He is currently collaborating with MCIRCC on its Analytic for Hemodynamic Instability, which uses real-time analytics to predict impending cardiovascular instability in critically ill patients.

Other active projects include biosurveillance systems and systems using clinical text data mining.