Allen Flynn

Allen Flynn

Pharm.D, Research Analyst, Department of Learning Health Sciences, University of Michigan

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Following his graduation in 1993 as a Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Michigan, Allen Flynn studied Computer Science. After working as a network analyst during the dot-com bubble he returned to pharmacy practice as a hospital staff pharmacist. Allen was promoted to Coordinator and became involved with several major health IT projects. For 8 years Allen held roles of increasing responsibility while developing his expertise in electronic health records and medication system safety. He is presently a doctoral candidate in the School of Information at the University of Michigan where studies infrastructure for representing and reorganizing the world’s biomedical knowledge so that it can be systematically applied in practice. Allen collaborates with a scientific team in the Division of Learning and Knowledge Systems of the Department of Learning Health Sciences at the Medical School. He has authored several publications in the domain of health informatics.