Professor of Neuroscience
Anatomy; Dendrites; Information Science; Interneurons; Nervous System; Neurons; Synapses; Pyramidal Cells; Dendritic Spines; Organisms; Phenomena and Processes
Gordon M. Shepherd grew up in Iowa, and received his B.S. at Iowa State College in 1955, M.D. at Harvard in 1959, and D.Phil. at Oxford in 1962. After postdoctoral training at NIH, MIT and the Karolinska Institute he joined the faculty at Yale Medical School, where he is Professor of Neuroscience. He introduced the olfactory system as a model for analyzing the properties of neurons and synapses in the brain and the formation of neural images of olfactory molecules. His research...
Professor Emeritus of Anesthesiology
Anesthesiology; Informatics; Information Science; Medical Informatics
Prof. Miller is the founder and previous Director of the Yale Center for Medical Informatics (YCMI) and of Yale’s Biomedical Informatics research training program. Biomedical Informatics is a discipline at the intersection of biomedicine and the computing and information sciences. The field focuses on the creative application of computers in clinical medicine, biomedical research, and medical education. In clinical medicine, the growing use of computers in patient care, education, and...
Associate Research Scientist in Neuroscience
Clinical Trial; Computer Systems; Database Management Systems; Diagnosis, Computer-Assisted; Internet; Medical Informatics; Medical Records; Mobile Applications
I have extensive experience analyzing scientific problems and devising adaptable solutions using informatics technologies. I have designed, developed, and supervised the construction of diverse informatics systems for industry, clinical medicine and the biosciences. I have played central, guiding role in a wide range of projects focused on the issues of clinical trials applications, data integration, and creation of flexible application architectures, mobile solutions, and Internet evolvable...