Nancy M. Lorenzi, Ph.D.

Professor

nancy.lorenzi@vanderbilt.edu

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Faculty Appointments
Vice President for Strategic Change Management Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Education
Ph.D., Interdisciplinary, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OhioM.A., University of Louisville, Louisville, KentuckyM.S., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OhioA.B., Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio
Office Address
436 Eskind Biomedical Library (8340)
2209 Garland Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232-8340
Research Description
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Publications
Weiss JB, Lorenzi NM. Interface design for patient-caregiver integrated network. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2006; 1141. PMID: 17238760, PMCID: PMC1839270, PII: 86444, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Lorenzi NM. Foreword from the IMIA President. Yearb Med Inform. 2006; 1. PMID: 17051285, PII: me06010001, ISSN: 0943-4747.

Lorenzi, N.M., Murray, P.J., de Assis Moura, Jr., L., Goh, H.M., Huesing, S., Martin-Sanches, F., Eisenberg, F., Strachan, H.,. Strategy in a fishbowl - an invitation to determine the shape of IMIA in 2015. Methods of Information in Medicine. 2006; 45: 235-9.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Foreward from the IMIA President. IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics. 2006; 1.

Weiss JB, Lorenzi NM. Online communication and support for cancer patients: a relationship-centric design framework. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2005; 799-803. PMID: 16779150, PMCID: PMC1560480, PII: 57502, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Lorenzi, N.M.. E-Health Strategies Worldwide. IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics. 2005; 157-64.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Progress Report by the President of IMIA. IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics. 2005; 13-4.

Lorenzi NM, Smith JB, Conner SR, Campion TR. The Success Factor Profile for clinical computer innovation. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2004; 107(Pt 2): 1077-80. PMID: 15360978, PII: D040005090, ISSN: 0926-9630.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Beyond the gadgets. British Medical Journal. 2004; 328((May 15, 2004)): 1146.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Clinical Adoption for Aspects of the Computer-Based Patient Record. Springer-Verlag of New York. 2004; ((2nd Edition)).

Lorenzi, N.M., Riley, R.T. Managing Technological Change: Organizational Aspects of Health Informatics. Springer Verlag of New York. 2004; 2nd Edition.

Dewan, N.A., Lorenzi, N.M., Zheng, S. Overcoming Resistance to New Technology. Behavioral Health Management. 2004; 24((1)).

Lorenzi, N.M., Ash, J.S., Einbinder, J., McPhee, W., Einbinder, L. Transforming Health Care Through Information. Springer Verlag of New York. 2004; ((2nd Edition)).

Smith. J.B., Conner, S.R., Lorenzi, N.M.. Integrating an Enterprise-Wide Electronic Health Record: Taming the Wild Beast. 2004.

Lorenzi, N.M.. The IMIA Possbility Framework. Methods of Information in Medicine. 2004; 207.

Posch, D., Lorenzi, N.M., Campion, T. R.. E3 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Transforming Health Care Through Information. 2004; 143-9.

Lorenzi NM, Riley RT. Organizational issues = change. Int J Med Inform. 2003 Mar; 69(2-3): 197-203. PMID: 12810124, PII: S1386505602001053, ISSN: 1386-5056.

Ozdas A, Jirjis JN, Giuse D, Lorenzi NM. Integrating automated patient letter generation into the electronic medical record. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2003; 961. PMID: 14728465, PMCID: PMC1479985, PII: D030003486, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Gregg W, Jirjis J, Lorenzi NM, Giuse D. StarTracker: an integrated, web-based clinical search engine. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2003; 855. PMID: 14728360, PMCID: PMC1480116, PII: D030003615, ISSN: 1942-597X.

Jirjis, J., Patel, N.R., Aronsky, D., Lorenzi, N.M., Giuse, D. Seeing Stars: the creation of a core clinical support informatics product. International Journal of Healthcare Technology & Management. 2003; 5, Nos. 3/4/5.

Posch, D.R., Lorenzi, N.M., Campion, T.R.. Case: E3 at Vanderbilt, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN. 2003.

Lorenzi, N.M., Rosenbloom, S.T. Strategies for Creating Successful Local Health Information Infrastructure Initiatives, Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Govt. 2003.

Dewan, N.A., Lorenzi, N.M., Riley,R.T. , Bhattacharya, S.R.. Behavioral Healthcare Informatics for the series, Computers in Health Care. Springer-Verlag of New York. 2002.

Lorenzi, N.M., R.T. Riley. Organizational Impact of Health Information Systems in Healthcare. Textbook in Health Informatics A Nursing Perspective. 2002; ((Section 4.2)): 396-406.

Lorenzi, N.M., Riley, R.T.. Public Health Informatics and Organizational Change. Public Health Informatics and Information Systems. 2002; ((Chapter in Public Health Informatics and Information Systems)).

Lorenzi, N.M., Tyrrell, S.. Using Information and Communication Technology in Healthcare. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2002.

Lorenzi NM, Riley RT, Dewan NA. Barriers and resistance to informatics in behavioral health. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2001; 84(Pt 2): 1301-4. PMID: 11604938, ISSN: 0926-9630.

Dewan, N.M., Lorenzi, N.M., Riley, R.T.. Behavioral Health Care Informatics. Springer-Verlag of New York. 2001.

Lorenzi NM, Riley RT. Managing change: an overview. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2000 Mar; 7(2): 116-24. PMID: 10730594, PMCID: PMC61464, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Lorenzi NM, Riley RT. Knowledge and change in health care organizations. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2000; 76: 63-9. PMID: 10947502, ISSN: 0926-9630.

Dewan, N, Lorenzi, N. Behavioral Health Information Systems: Evaluating Readiness and User Acceptance. MD Computing. 2000; 17((3)): 50-2.

Lorenzi, NM and Riley, R.T.,. Knowledge and Change in Health Care Organizations. In the book, Information Technology Strategies from the United States and the European Union, Transferring Research to Practice: Health Care Improvement. 2000.

Lorenzi NM. IMIA Working Group 13: organizational impact of medical informatics. Int J Med Inform. 1999 Dec; 56(1-3): 5-8. PMID: 10659929, ISSN: 1386-5056.

Stead WW, Lorenzi NM. Health informatics: linking investment to value. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1999 Sep; 6(5): 341-8. PMID: 10495093, PMCID: PMC61376, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Special Issue: Organizational Issues and Technology Assessment in Health Informatics. Lorenzi, NM, Van Gennip, EM, Talmon, J, Nykanen, P. International Journal of Medical Informatics. 1999.

Lorenzi, N.M., Riley, R.T.. Organizational Impact of Health Information Systems in Health Care. Textbook of Nursing, edited by Professor John Mantas of the Univ of Athens, Greece. 1999; (()).

Greenes RA, Lorenzi NM. Audacious goals for health and biomedical informatics in the new millennium. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1998 Sep; 5(5): 395-400. PMID: 9760385, PMCID: PMC61318, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Lorenzi NM, Riley RT, Blyth AJ, Southon G, Dixon BJ. People and organizational aspects of medical informatics. Stud Health Technol Inform. 1998; 52 Pt 2: 1197-200. PMID: 10384649, ISSN: 0926-9630.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Cincinnati STD/HIV Prevention Training Center. Pocket Guide to Case of Medicine and Public Health CollaborationNew York Academy of Medicine. 1998; 177-8.

Lorenzi NM, Riley RT, Blyth AJ, Southon G, Dixon BJ. Antecedents of the people and organizational aspects of medical informatics: review of the literature. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1997 Mar; 4(2): 79-93. PMID: 9067874, PMCID: PMC61497, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Southon FC, Braithwaite J, Lorenzi NM. Strategic constraints in health informatics: are expectations realistic?. Int J Health Plann Manage. 1997 Jan; 12(1): 3-13. PMID: 10167613, DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1099-1751(199701)12:1<3::AID-HPM454>3.0.CO;2-6, ISSN: 0749-6753.

Southon, F.C.G., Braithwaite, J., Lorenzi, N.M.. Strategic Constraints in Health Informatics: Are Expectations Realistic?. International Journal of Health Planning and Management. 1997; ((12)): 3-13.

Riley, R.T. and N.M. Lorenzi. Behavioral Management of Computer-Resistant Providers, Behavioral Health Management. 1996; 2: 27-9.

Lorenzi NM, Gardner RM, Pryor TA, Stead WW. Medical informatics: the key to an organization's place in the new health care environment [editorial]. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1995 Nov; 2(6): 391-2. PMID: 8581555, PMCID: PMC116282, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Riley RT, Lorenzi NM. Gaining physician acceptance of information technology systems. Med Interface. 1995 Nov; 8(11): 78-80, 82. PMID: 10153514, ISSN: 0896-4831.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Moving Toward International Standards in Primary Care Informatics: Clinical Vocabulary. US Department of Health and Human Services, Conference Summary Report. 1995; Process Overview 25-26.

Lorenzi, N.M. and K. Mullin. Managed Care: Seeking a Methodology for Physician Workforce Projections, Academic Clinical Practice. Association of American Medical Colleges. 1995.

Lorenzi, N.M. and R.T. Riley. Health Informatics and Organizational Change Chapter. Computers in Health Care. New York: Springer-Verlag. 1995; 15((Healthcare Information Management Systems in the Ball-Hannah series)): 175-92.

Lorenzi, N.M. and R.T. Riley. Informatics and Organizational Change. Ball-Hannah series Computers in Health Care. New York: Springer-Verlag. 1995; ((Nursing Informatics: Where Caring and Technology Meet)).

Lorenzi, N.M., R.T. Riley, M.J. Ball, J. Douglas. Transforming Healthcare Through Information: Case Studies for the series. Computers in Health Care. New York: Springer-Verlag. 1995.

Lorenzi, N.M. and R.T. Riley. Organizational Aspects of Health Informatics: Managing Technological Change for the series. Computers in Health Care. New York: Springer Verlag. 1994.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Proceedings of the International Medical Informatics Work Conference on the Organizational Impact of Informatics. 1993; ((IMIA Working Group sponsored)).

Lorenzi, N.M. Editor of an IAIMS Symposium issue. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1992; 80: 241-93.

Lorenzi, N.M. Overcoming Barriers to Implementing New Technology as part of the Symposium on the Impact of Automation, University Hospital Consortium Departments of Pharmacy, University Hospital Consortium. 1992.

Rouan, G.W., E.B. Marks, B.J. Tuchfarber, T.J. Redington, N.M. Lorenzi.. "Development, Effects, and Educational Outcomes of Reporting from a Clinical Database. 1991; Medical Decision Making 11:S80-S89((Oct.-Dec.)).

Rouan, G.W., B.J. Tuchfarber, E.B. Marks, N.M. Lorenzi. Utility of Computer Generated Drug Interaction Information in a Medical Residency Program. Amer. J. Med. Sciences. 1991.

Lorenzi, N.M.. The Medical Library Association in the 1980's: The Global View (Editorial). Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1991; 79: 239-40.

Lorenzi NM, Mantel MI, Riley RT. Preparing your organization for technological change. Healthc Inform. 1990 Dec; 7(12): 33-4. PMID: 10120738, ISSN: 1050-9135.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Sounding Circles. Creative Change. 1989.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Organizing and Accessing the Literature. Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine. 1989; 65((July-August)): 699-703.

Lorenzi NM, Marks EB. University of Cincinnati Medical Center: integrating information. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1988 Jul; 76(3): 231-6. PMID: 3416099, PMCID: PMC227114, ISSN: 0025-7338.

Lorenzi, N.M.. IAIMS: A Concept for Tomorrow. Kitasato News (Japan). 1988; 114: 9-19.

Lorenzi, N.M., T. Teranishi. The University of Cincinnati, Medical Center Information and Communications System. Igaku Toshoken (Japan). 1988; 35: 32-40.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Integrated Information: A Complex Organizational Issue. Chapter in Past, Present, and Future of Biomedical Information. National Library of Medicine. 1987; ((U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)).

Lorenzi, N.M. Locating and Gaining Access to Medical and Scientific Literature (Panel 2 Report) Long Range Plan. National Library of Medicine. 1986; December((U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)).

Lorenzi, N.M., E.B. Marks, L. Mieczkowski. Integrating Information: The University of Cincinnati Medical Center Approach. IAIMS and Health Sciences Education, proceedings of a Symposium. National Library of Medicine. 1986; ((March 12)).

Lorenzi, N.M.. An Integrated Information Organization: Medical Center Information and Communications. Az Orvosi Konyvtaros (Budapest). 1986; 26 (4): 3-14.

Palmer, R.A., R. Anderson, H.S. Buchanan, E. Fitzsimons, N.M. Lorenzi, K. Mayfield, and J. Messerle.. Executive Management of Information in the Academic Health Center. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1986; 74: 1.

Riley, R.T. and N.M. Lorenzi. Planning the Transfer of Information Technology from Nation to Nation. 1985; ((Fifth International Congress on Medical Librarianship, Tokyo, Japan)).

Lorenzi, N.M.. Medical Information Worldwide: The Challenge Continues. Fifth International Congress of Medical Libraries, Tokyo, Japan. 1985.

Lorenzi, N.M., J.R. Kues, S.S. Anthony. Beyond the Library Walls - Use of Slow- Scan Television. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1984; 72: 1-5.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Making the Dream Come True: Role of the Medical School Library. Bulletin of the Medical Library. 1983; 71: 410-4.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Libraries Under Attack, an editorial. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1983; 71(()): 346-8.

Lorenzi, N.M., R.S. Daniels. Transitions in Health Care Cost Containment: The National Perspective. Enterprise: The Journal of the University of Cincinnati College of Business Administration. 1983; 4((Summer)): 15-9.

Lorenzi, N.M.. President's Page. Bulletin of Medical Library Association. 1983; ((71)): 40.

Lorenzi, N.M.. President's Page. Bulletin of Medical Library Association. 1983; ((71)): 227.

Buchanan, H.S., et. al. Development of a Hospital Library Survey: A KOMRML Committee Approach. Kentucky-Ohio-Michigan Regional Medical Library Network Papers and Reports. 1982; 19(()).

Sigell, L.T., S.L. Boston, J.F. Bonfiglio, R.A. Yokel, N.M. Lorenzi, and E.D. Nelson. Evaluation of Factors Influencing the Patterns of Use of Drug and Poison Information Resources. Drug Information Journal. 1982; 16: 216-26.

Lorenzi, N.M.. President's Page. Bulletin of Medical Library Association. 1982; ((70)): 419-21.

Nelson ED, Sigell LT, Yokel RA, Lorenzi NM. The impact of video technology on the use of drug information resources. Drug Inf J. 1980 Apr; 14(2): 77-81. PMID: 10249359, ISSN: 0092-8615.

Lorenzi, N.M. Stages of Organizational Growth and Leadership Adaptability in University Emergency Medicine Departments. Dissertation, published by University Microfilms. 1980.

Braude, R.M. and N.M. Lorenzi.. The White House Conference on Library and Information Services -- One Year Later. MLA News. 1980; 129: 4-6.

Lorenzi, N.M., J.R. Kues. Getting the Available Medical Information Quickly To Those Who Need It Most: A Worldwide Problem. Proceedings for the Fourth International Congress on Medical Librarianship. 1980; (()).

Lorenzi, N.M.. White House Conference: Resolutions Development. KOMentary Kentucky-Ohio-Michigan Regional Medical Library Network. 1980; ((3.2)).

Lorenzi, N.M.. The American Library Association Yearbook: A Review of Library Events 1979. American Medical Association. 1980; ((5)): 206-7.

Shannon-Corner, A, Lorenzi, N.M.. Health Services Research and Health Sciences Libraries: Establishing Communication Links. Health Communications and Informatics. 1980; ((6)): 323-30.

Sigell LT, Nelson ED, Yokel RA, Lorenzi NM. The influence of human and data retrieval resources on the patterns of use of drug information. Drug Inf J. 1979 Jul; 13(2): 84-90. PMID: 10244579, ISSN: 0092-8615.

Lorenzi, N.M., L.T. Sigell, E.D. Nelson, R.A. Yokel, S. Wilchins, and S.J. Springer. Information via Television as an Aid to Patient Care: An Effective Application of Technology. T.H.E. Journal (Technological Horizons in Education. 1979; ((6)): 40.

Lorenzi, N.M.. The American Library Association Yearbook: A Review of Library Events 1978. "Medical Libraries". American Library Association. 1979; 4((4)): 172-4.

Lorenzi, N.M., Sigell, L.T., Nelson, E.D.. Information to Patient Care Areas via Television: An Update. Health Communications and Informatics. 1979; ((5)): 214-9.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Planning: Operational and Strategic. Medical Library Association. 1979; CE 58.

Springer SJ, Yokel RA, Lorenzi NM, Sigell LT, Nelson ED. Drug information to patient care areas via television: preliminary evaluation of two years' experience. Spec Libr. 1978 Apr; 69(4): 155-63. PMID: 10307132, ISSN: 0038-6723.

Sigell, L.T., Nelson, E.D., Yokel, R.A., Lorenzi, N.M.. Past, Present, and Future of Drug Information Centers as Catalysts for the Utilization of Drug Therapy Information. Drug Info. Journal. 1977; 11: 11-6.

Marcotte, F., Lorenzi, N.M., Hiestand, J.. Personnel Evaluation Studies. Inula Quarterly. 1977; ((8)): 1-3.

Lorenzi, N.M., Bentley, P.. Health Sciences Library: University of Cincinnati. Bulletin of Medical Library Association. 1977; ((65)): 360-7.

Lorenzi NM. The art of planning for library personnel. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1976 Apr; 64(2): 212-8. PMID: 1276512, PMCID: PMC199002, ISSN: 0025-7338.

Tenhundfeld, E., and N.M. Lorenzi. A Hospital Library Building Program. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1976; 64: 41-4.

Lorenzi, N.M., and P. Bentley. Health Sciences Library: University of Cincinnati. Cincinnati Journal of Medicine. 1976.

Lorenzi, N., L. Sigell, D. Nelson, R. Yokel, and S. Wilchins. Information to Patient Care Areas via Television: A New Program. Biosci. Commun. 1976; 2: 362-70.

Tenhundfeld, E; Lorenzi, N.M.. A Hospital Library Building Program. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1976; 64: 41-4.

Lorenzi, N.M.; Bentlely, P. Health Sciences Library: University of Cincinnati. Cincinnati Journal of Medicine. 1976.

Nelson, E.D., Sigell, L.T. Yokel, R.A., Lorenzi, N.M.. Drug Information Communications via Television. Drug Info Journal. 1976; 10: 132-7.

Lorenzi, N.M. and K. P. Young. New Information Transfer Therapies. Library Trends. 1974; 23: 109-26.

Lorenzi, N.M, A.M. Kiskadden. Basic Reference for Hospital Librarians. Produced at the University of Louisville, 1970-1971. Revised at the University of Cincinnati, 1972. Utilized by the University of California at Los Angeles for the teaching program. 1972.

Lorenzi, N.M. and R. Palmer.. Chapter on Interlibrary Loan for the book, Hospital Librarianship. Published at Case Western Reserve University. 1972.

Lorenzi, N.M. and V.M. Pings. Working paper for the Kentucky-Ohio, Michigan Regional Medical Library Program: "Kentucky Hospital Health Sciences Libraries: A Potential Base for the establishment of a Biomedical Communications Network. Published by Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. 1972.

Lorenzi, N.M. The Past is Prologue; the Future Infinite. Cincinnati Journal of Medicine. 1972; 53: 257-61.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Working Paper for the Kentucky-Ohio-Michigan Regional Medical Library Program Regarding the Establishing of the Library Extension Program at the University of Louisville. Published by Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. 1970.

Lorenzi, N.M.. Role of the Library Within the Hospital System. Bulletin of the Medical Library Association. 1969; 57: 183-99.

Lorenzi, N.M.. A Manual on Interlibrary Loans. Produced by Case Western Reserve University. 1969.