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Class Visitor: Dr. Peter D. Solberg - Medical Director of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Information Systems
- Date: 02 Apr
- Location: Alperin Classroom, Murdough
- Time: 1:15 p.m.
Dr. Peter D. Solberg is the Medical Director of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Information Systems. He will serve as a visiting executive in Professor Paul Gardent's Management of Health Care Organizations spring term mini-elective course. Dr. Solberg will speak on the topic of health care technology.
Peter Solberg, MD studied anthropology as an undergrad at Stanford and taught English in China in the late 1980s. He returned to the Bay Area where he attended Medical School and served as a Medicine resident at the University of California, San Francisco. He joined faculty at UCSF, interrupted by three years in Uganda working for the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, on HIV treatment projects...where he also caught the bug for working on information systems in healthcare. He joined the Dartmouth faculty in 2005, practicing Hospital Medicine and continuing an HIV clinic at Hitchcock’s Manchester facility. He has served in various clinician liaison roles with Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s information systems and helped spearhead the deployment of the Epic System EHR, brought “live” in April 2011. He was appointed Medical Director of Information Systems in June 2012. He lives with his wife (also a doc) and two young sons in Etna.Back to Events List