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Holly Brugge. Jimison, PhD

Associate Professor
Admin Unit: SOM-Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology Department
Phone: 503.418.2277
Fax: 503.494.1551
Office: BICC 507
Mail Code: BICC 504
Biomedical Informatics
Research Interests:
Consumer Health Informatics Medical Decision Making Aging & Technology Computer Tools for Cognitive Assessment
Preceptor Rotations
Dr. Jimison has not indicated availability for preceptor rotations at this time.
Faculty Mentorship
Dr. Jimison has not indicated availability as a mentor at this time.
Holly B. Jimison, PhD is an associate professor of medical informatics and clinical epidemiology at Oregon Health & Science University, with expertise and research experience in the design and evaluation of home monitoring and interactive health management tools for a variety of consumer populations.  She teaches courses in consumer health informatics, ethics, and human computer interactions in biomedicine.  Most recently, Dr. Jimison’s research has focused on health information tools and assistive technology for elders in the home and for chronic disease management.  Dr. Jimison is a member of the Executive Council of Oregon’s Center for Aging and Technology, and serves as a principal investigator or co-investigator on several of their grants. These projects include Interactive Video Exercise for Elders in the Home, Interactive Cognitive Exercises for Elders, Technology for Detecting Early Signs of Dementia, and Tailored Health Coaching for Elders. Dr. Jimison is also a faculty member of the Point-of-Care Laboratory at OHSU, where she has conducted usability tests of a variety of home health technologies in a simulated home prior their deployment in the homes of research subjects. Dr. Jimison is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics, past president of the Oregon Chapter of the Health Information Management Systems Society, and an editor of a textbook on Consumer Health Informatics.