Tim Patton

Tim Patton
Graduate Student, Living Environments Laboratory
330 North Orchard Street
Madison WI 53715

Years at WID

2011 - present2013

Research Description

Tim Patton is a graduate student in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, with a focus on Health Systems. Patton is pursuing the development of novel methodologies to tailor Personal Health Records through the utilization of user-directed information collection. He is currently funded through the Computation and Informatics in Biology and Medicine (CIBM) Training Program.

Prior to returning to graduate school, Tim worked with the Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies (CHESS). CHESS is an NCI Center of Excellence in Cancer Communication Research (CECCR) and was recently awarded a second CECCR grant. While with CHESS, Patton worked on all facets of production of Consumer Health Informatics tools.