14 May Bradley Taylor Named Chief Research Informatics Officer
Bradley Taylor has been named Chief Research Informatics Officer at the Medical College of Wisconsin, where he leads Biomedical Informatics for the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin. He and his team integrate information technology systems, electronic health records, clinical databases, and tissue repositories throughout CTSI’s partner institutions to support clinical and translational research. The team is also responsible for the implementation of new tools and systems to support the conduct of research, including cohort discovery, collaboration, and data analysis.
Mr. Taylor has over 18 years experience in enterprise software solutions and received his degree in Biomedical Engineering from MSOE. Prior to his current role, Brad was the Manager of Bioinformatics for the Human and Molecular Genetics Center (HMGC), under the direction of Dr. Howard Jacob. Brad led the HMGC Bioinformatics team in the strategy and implementation of software tools for the CTSI, the MCW Personalized Medicine Program, the Clinical Whole Genome Sequencing Lab, and other departments and centers across campus.
Brad is actively involved in the collaborative sharing of resources and expertise with multiple CTSAs nationally where close attention is paid to the tools and systems developed by each entity to avoid duplication of efforts. His goal is to positively impact the lives of people in our community and beyond by providing efficient, innovative technology solutions for both patient care and translational research.