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Dr. Simpao, a pediatric anesthesiologist and clinical informatician, has a strong track record of innovation and research. He's led projects that use visual analytics and machine learning models to derive insights and predict outcomes using large healthcare data sets.
Dr. Simpao is the co-director of the Biomedical Informatics Program within the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, the first pediatric anesthesia informatics research group in the United States that consists of a team of anesthesiologist-informaticians, PhD informatics and analytics researchers, data and computer scientists, biostatisticians and research support personnel.
He is also an associate professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Perelman School of Medicine in the University of Pennsylvania.
Education and Training
BA, Johns Hopkins University (Biology and Psychology), 1998
BS, University of Delaware (Computer and Information Sciences), 2003
MD, Thomas Jefferson University, 2007
MBI, Oregon Health and Science University (Biomedical Informatics), 2015
Titles and Academic Titles
Co-director, Biomedical Informatics Program, Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Society for Technology in Anesthesia, 2008-
American Society of Anesthesiologists, 2008-
Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists, 2008-
International Anesthesia Research Society, 2009-
Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, 2009-
CHOP Anesthesiology Teacher of the Year, University of Pennsylvania Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, 2015
"10 Best Abstracts" winner, 10th European Congress on Paediatric Anaesthesia, Brussels, Belgium, 2018