Informatics

Chair: Dr. Tom Appleton

Co-Chairs: Dr. Raman Rai (Quality Indicators Subcommittee)

Members: Dr. Henry Averns, Dr. Jane Purvis, Dr. Carter Thorne, Dr. Vandana Ahluwalia, Dr. Claire Bombardier, Dr. Manisha Mulgund, Dr. Raj Dhillon, Dr. Vinod Chandran, Denis Morrice

Terms of Reference:

  • Identify and represent the needs of ORA members with respect to Electronic Medical Records (EMRs), data, analytics, real world data, and real world evidence
  • Support the development and implementation of projects that advance the interests of ORA members’ needs including utilization of EMRs, quality improvement, practice improvement
  • Actively promote the generation and application of real world data and generation of real world evidence from the Ontario rheumatology sector to support the advancement of other ORA initiatives