William W. Stead, M.D.

Professor

bill.stead@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Chief Strategy Officer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Professor of Biomedical Informatics McKesson Foundation Chair in Biomedical InformaticsProfessor of Medicine
Education
M.D., MEDICINE-MD, Duke University, Durham, North CarolinaB.A., Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Office Address
416 Eskind Biomedical Library
TN 8340
Publications
Seegmiller AC, Kim AS, Mosse CA, Levy MA, Thompson MA, Kressin MK, Jagasia MH, Strickland SA, Reddy NM, Marx ER, Sinkfield KJ, Pollard HN, Plummer WD, Dupont WD, Shultz EK, Dittus RS, Stead WW, Santoro SA, Zutter MM. Optimizing personalized bone marrow testing using an evidence-based, interdisciplinary team approach. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2013 Nov; 140(5): 643-50. PMID: 24124142, PMCID: PMC4159763, PII: 140/5/643, DOI: 10.1309/AJCP8CKE9NEINQFL, ISSN: 1943-7722.

Stead WW, Searle JR, Fessler HE, Smith JW, Shortliffe EH. Biomedical informatics: changing what physicians need to know and how they learn. Acad Med. 2011 Apr; 86(4): 429-34. PMID: 20711055, DOI: 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181f41e8c, ISSN: 1938-808X.

Rosenbloom ST, Denny JC, Xu H, Lorenzi N, Stead WW, Johnson KB. Data from clinical notes: a perspective on the tension between structure and flexible documentation. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2011 Mar; 18(2): 181-6. PMID: 21233086, PMCID: PMC3116264, PII: jamia.2010.007237, DOI: 10.1136/jamia.2010.007237, ISSN: 1527-974X.

Stead WW, Gregg WM, Jirjis JN. Extending closed-loop control to the management of chronic disease. Trans. Am. Clin. Climatol. Assoc. 2011; 122: 93-102. PMID: 21686212, PMCID: PMC3116375, ISSN: 0065-7778.

Miller BM, Moore DE, Stead WW, Balser JR. Beyond Flexner: a new model for continuous learning in the health professions. Acad Med. 2010 Feb; 85(2): 266-72. PMID: 20107354, PII: 00001888-201002000-00026, DOI: 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181c859fb, ISSN: 1938-808X.

Rosenbloom ST, Stead WW, Denny JC, Giuse D, Lorenzi NM, Brown SH, Johnson KB. Generating Clinical Notes for Electronic Health Record Systems. Appl Clin Inform. 2010 Jan 1/1/2010; 1(3): 232-43. PMID: 21031148, PMCID: PMC2963994, DOI: 10.4338/ACI-2010-03-RA-0019, ISSN: 1869-0327.

Stead WW. Electronic health records. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2010; 153: 119-43. PMID: 20543242, ISSN: 0926-9630.

Masys DR, Ellison D, Stead WW. Presentation of the 2007 Morris F. Collen award to William W. Stead, MD, including comments from recipient. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2008 May; 15(3): 302-6. PMID: 18308976, PMCID: PMC2409995, PII: M2739, DOI: 10.1197/jamia.M2739, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Patel NR, Starmer JM. Closing the loop in practice to assure the desired performance. Trans. Am. Clin. Climatol. Assoc. 2008; 119: 185-94; discussion 194. PMID: 18596845, PMCID: PMC2394683, ISSN: 0065-7778.

Stead WW. Rethinking electronic health records to better achieve quality and safety goals. Annu. Rev. Med. 2007; 58: 35-47. PMID: 16987082, DOI: 10.1146/annurev.med.58.061705.144942, ISSN: 0066-4219.

Rosenbloom ST, Geissbuhler AJ, Dupont WD, Giuse DA, Talbert DA, Tierney WM, Plummer WD, Stead WW, Miller RA. Effect of CPOE user interface design on user-initiated access to educational and patient information during clinical care. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2005 Jul; 12(4): 458-73. PMID: 15802487, PMCID: PMC1174891, PII: M1627, DOI: 10.1197/jamia.M1627, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Kelly BJ, Kolodner RM. Achievable steps toward building a National Health Information infrastructure in the United States. J Am Med Inform Assoc [print-electronic]. 2005 Mar; 12(2): 113-20. PMID: 15561783, PMCID: PMC551543, PII: M1685, DOI: 10.1197/jamia.M1685, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW. Presentation of the Morris F Collen Award to William Edward Hammond II, PhD. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2004 May; 11(3): 221-4. PMID: 15151108, PMCID: PMC400521, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Miller RA, Musen MA, Hersh WR. Integration and beyond: panel discussion. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2000 Mar; 7(2): 146-8. PMID: 10730597, PMCID: PMC61467, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Miller RA, Musen MA, Hersh WR. Integration and beyond: linking information from disparate sources and into workflow. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2000 Mar; 7(2): 135-45. PMID: 10730596, PMCID: PMC61466, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Miller RA, Musen MA, Hersh WR. Integration and Beyond: Linking Information from Disparate Sources and into Workflow. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2000; 7: 135-45.

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.

Stead WW. The networked health enterprise: a vision for 2008. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1998 Sep; 5(5): 412-5. PMID: 9760388, PMCID: PMC61321, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Olsen AJ, Giuse D, Borden RB, Miers MK, Reeves MG, Stead WW. Implementation of organizational practices to protect information in health organizations. Proc AMIA Symp. 1998; 371-5. PMID: 9929244, PMCID: PMC2232171, ISSN: 1531-605X.

Stead WW. Positioning the library at the epicenter of the networked biomedical enterprise. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1998 Jan; 86(1): 26-30. PMID: 9549009, PMCID: PMC226322, ISSN: 0025-7338.

Stead WW. The Networked Health Enterprise: A Vision for 2008. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 1998; 5((113)): 412-5.

Friedman CP, Frisse ME, Musen MA, Slack WV, Stead WW. How ShouldWe Organize To Do Informatics? Report of the ACMI Debate at the 1997 AMIA Fall Symposium. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 1998; 5((3)): 293-304.

Stead WW, Olsen AJ, Benner SA, Blackwelder M, Cooperstock L, Paton JA, Russell FK, Van Hine P. The IAIMS--an essential infrastructure for increasing the competitiveness of health care practices. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1997 Mar; 4(2 Suppl): S73-6. PMID: 9067890, PMCID: PMC61496, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW. The evolution of the IAIMS: lessons for the next decade. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1997 Mar; 4(2 Suppl): S4-9; discussion S10. PMID: 9067882, PMCID: PMC61483, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Geissb├╝hler A, Grande JF, Bates RA, Miller RA, Stead WW. Design of a general clinical notification system based on the publish-subscribe paradigm. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 1997; 126-30. PMID: 9357602, PMCID: PMC2233318, ISSN: 1091-8280.

Giuse NB, Huber JT, Kafantaris SR, Giuse DA, Miller MD, Giles DE, Miller RA, Stead WW. Preparing librarians to meet the challenges of today's health care environment. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1997 Jan; 4(1): 57-67. PMID: 8988475, PMCID: PMC61199, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Geissbuhler A, Grande JF, Bates RA, Miller RA, Stead WW. Design of a General Clinical Notification System Based on the Publish-Subscribe Paradigm. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (symposium supplement). 1997; 110: 126-30.

Geissbuhler A, Miller RA, Stead WW. The Clinical Spectrum of Decision-support in Oncology With a Case Report of a Real World System. Lect Notes Artificial Intelligence. 1997; 1211((109)): 235-8.

Stead WW, Olsen AJ, Benner SA, Blackwleder M, Cooperstock L, Paton JA, Russell FK, Van Hine P. The IAIMS -- An Essential Infrastructure for Increasing the Competitiveness of Health Care Practices. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, Supplement. 1997; 4((2)): S73-S76.

Stead WW. The Evolution of the IAIMS: Lessons for the Next Decade. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, Supplement. 1997; 4((2)): S4-S9.

Giuse NB, Huber JT, Kafantaris SR, Giuse DA Miller MD, Giles DE, Miller RA, Stead WW. Preparing Librarians to Meet the Challengers of Today's Health Care Environment. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 1997; 4((1)): 57-67.

Giuse NB, Huber JT, Giuse DA, Kafantaris SR, Stead WW. Integrating health sciences librarians into biomedicine. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1996 Oct; 84(4): 534-40. PMID: 8913556, PMCID: PMC226193, ISSN: 0025-7338.

Stead WW, Borden R, Bourne J, Giuse D, Giuse N, Harris TR, Miller RA, Olsen AJ. The Vanderbilt University fast track to IAIMS: transition from planning to implementation. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1996 Sep; 3(5): 308-17. PMID: 8880678, PMCID: PMC116315, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Giuse NB, Huber JT, Giuse DA, Kafantaris SR, Stead WW. Integrating Health Sciences Librarians into Biomedicine. Bull Med Libr Assoc. 1996; 84((4)): 534-40.

Miller RA, Giuse DA, Giuse NB, Geissbuhler A, Apon AW, Stead WW. Opportunities for Training in Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University. Yearbook of Medical Informatics. 1996; 96: 104.

Stead WW, Borden R, Bourne J, Giuse D, Giuse N, Harris TR, Miller RA, Olsen AJ. The Vanderbilt University Fast Track to IAIMS: Transition from Planning to Implementation. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 1996; 3((5)): 308-17.

Stead WW. JAMIA--status after the first year. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1995 May; 2(3): 200-1. PMID: 7614123, PMCID: PMC116256, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Sittig DF. Building a data foundation for tomorrow's healthcare information management systems. Int. J. Biomed. Comput. 1995 Apr; 39(1): 127-31. PMID: 7601525, ISSN: 0020-7101.

Olsen AJ, Stead WW. Strategic planning for information management: what are the deliverables?. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care. 1995; 785-9. PMID: 8563398, PMCID: PMC2579201, ISSN: 0195-4210.

Olsen AJ, Stead WW. Strategic Planning for Information Management: What are the Deliverables?. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (symposium supplement). 1995; 785-9.

Stead WW, Sittig DF. Building a Data Foundation for Tomorrow's Healthcare Information Management Systems. International Journal of Bio-Medical Computing. 1995; 39: 127-31.

Sittig D, Stead W. Snap-shot of CHIME: physician order entry. Healthc Inform. 1994 Oct; 11(10): 38. PMID: 10137320, ISSN: 1050-9135.

Sittig DF, Stead WW. Computer-based physician order entry: the state of the art. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1994 Mar; 1(2): 108-23. PMID: 7719793, PMCID: PMC116190, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Stead WW, Haynes RB, Fuller S, Friedman CP, Travis LE, Beck JR, Fenichel CH, Chandrasekaran B, Buchanan BG, Abola EE. Designing medical informatics research and library--resource projects to increase what is learned. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 1994 Jan; 1(1): 28-33. PMID: 7719785, PMCID: PMC116182, ISSN: 1067-5027.

Sittig DF, Stead WW. Computer-based Physician Order Entry: The State of the Art. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 1994; 1((2)): 108-23.

Stead WW, Bird WP, Califf RM, Elchlepp JG, Hammond WE, Kinney TR. The IAIMS at Duke University Medical Center: transition from model testing to implementation. MD Comput. 1993 Jul; 10(4): 225-30. PMID: 8396189, ISSN: 0724-6811.

Olsen AJ, Baker WL, Sittig DF, Stead WW. A planning process for a fast track to IAIMS. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care. 1993; 544-8. PMID: 8130533, PMCID: PMC2850636, ISSN: 0195-4210.

Stead WW, Borden R, McNulty P, Sittig DF. Building an information management infrastructure in the 90s: the Vanderbilt experiment. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care. 1993; 534-8. PMID: 8130530, PMCID: PMC2850634, ISSN: 0195-4210.

Stead WW, Baker W, Harris TR, Hodges TM, Sittig DF. A fast track to IAIMS: the Vanderbilt University strategy. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care. 1992; 527-31. PMID: 1336415, PMCID: PMC2248037, ISSN: 0195-4210.