Wendy W. Chapman, PhD, FACMI

2017 to 2019

University of Utah

Biography and photograph when elected: 

A nationally renowned scholar and researcher in extracting information from narrative clinical reports, Dr. Chapman is a fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics and is past chair of the American Medical Informatics Association Natural Language Processing (NLP) Working Group. She is involved in several grant-funded multicenter efforts for enriching linguistic and clinical knowledge bases, developing standards for modeling clinical data described in narrative reports, and building infrastructure and resources for informatics development and collaboration. Currently, Dr. Chapman serves as Chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.