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Faculty appointed Deputy Director of Center for Health Statistics and Informatics


SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments.

James Greene, 63, of Sacramento, has been appointed deputy director of the Center for Health Statistics and Informatics at the California Department of Public Health. Greene has served as visiting clinical faculty and instructor of record at the University of California, Davis Health Informatics Graduate program since 2012. He was medical director of informational technology partnerships at the University of California, Davis Medical Center from 2012 to 2013 and chief medical director at TriHealth Physicians Practices from 2007 to 2010. Greene was medical director at the Bethesda Group Practice from 1993 to 2007, owner and operator at J. Edward Greene M.D. from 1990 to 1993 and vice president and medical director at Prudential Insurance Company of North America from 1987 to 1990. He was chairman at the Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh Department of Family Medicine from 1986 to 1987 and medical director and chairman at the Health America Corporation of Kentucky Quality Assurance Committee from 1984 to 1987. Greene is a member of the American Medical Informatics Association, American Telemedicine Association, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, American College of Physician Executives, American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians and the California Academy of Family Physicians. He earned a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Medical College of Ohio and a Master of Science degree in health informatics from the University of California, Davis.

2013 Dean's Team Award for Excellence in Education

UC Davis Health Informatics has won the 2013 Dean's Team Award for Excellence in Education!


HIP Award