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Jodyn Platt

Associate Professor of Learning Health Sciences, U-M Medical School

Jodyn Platt, Ph.D., MPH is an Associate Professor of Learning Health Sciences trained in medical sociology and health policy. She is widely published in trust in informatics and information systems. Her research focuses on and addresses ethical and policy issues raised by using the health information of individuals into “Big Data” and data analytics such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. She is interested in understanding what makes health information systems trustworthy and trusted by diverse stakeholders and interdisciplinary teams. She is motivated by the goal of serving people and institutions in their mission to become sustainable partners in the care ecosystem.

She is the Senior Scholar in Residence at Academy Health contributing to their work on trust in health.  She has been the Principal Investigator on grants funded by the National Institutes of Health (NCI and NIBIB) and the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation. She holds a Ph.D. and M.P.H from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.