Senthil K. Nachimuthu, MD PhD has been a member of the 3M HDD team since 2003. Senthil is the Director of Health Informatics, Data and Analytics (HIDA) with 3M Health Care. He is our research, design and architecture lead and is responsible for new technical and content development. Senthil is active in standards and professional organizations including Health Level 7 (HL7), SNOMED International, and the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), and has contributed to the development of various standards such as HL7 Common Terminology Services version 2 (CTS2) and SNOMED CT. He also represents our team in 3M division-wide initiatives, e.g., in the Clinical Advisory Group as the lead for data strategy. In addition to clinical terminologies and ontologies, his research interests include clinical decision support, epidemiology, data mining, machine learning and patient safety, and he collaborates in teaching and research at the University of Utah, where he obtained his doctorate in Biomedical Informatics.
In my spare time, I like to: read about food, cook improvised dishes, eat them
Three words that describe me: cogito ergo sum
Top choice for next vacation: Serengeti