Judith J Warren, PhD, RN, BC, FAAN, FACMI

Christine A. Hartley Centennial Professor
BS, Nursing, University of Hawaii, 1972
MS, Medical-Surgical Nursing, Texas Woman's University, 1974
PhD, Educational Psychology, University of Hawaii, 1987

Judith J. Warren, PhD, RN, BC, FAAN, FACMI, is the Christine A. Hartley Centennial Professor of Nursing and Assistant Director of the Frontiers Heartland Institute of Clinical and Translational Research's Center for Biomedical Informatics. She developed, in partnership with Cerner Corporation, the Simulated E-hEalth Delivery System (SEEDS), adapting electronic health record software to teach students how to analyze data from virtual patient case studies, simulations, and clinical experiences while developing informatics competencies. This program is now used in over 50 school of nursing.

Dr. Warren is a member of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS), co-chair of its Standards Subcommittee, and member of the Executive Subcommittee and Quality Subcommittee. NCVHS is an advisory body to the Secretary of the U.S. Department on Health and Human Services on health data, statistics and national health information policy. She is also a member of the National Quality Forum's (NQF) Health Information Technology Advisory Committee and consults with NDNQI on moving their nursing quality indicators to the new format of eMeasures required by NQF for endorsement..

Dr. Warren is the past co-chair of HL7's Patient Care Technical Committee, an informatics standards development organization. She serves on the Quality Committee and the Nursing Special Interest Group of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization (IHTSDO) which develops SNOMED CT (a leading multidisciplinary standardized terminology). She is a member of the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) faculty and a consultant to Technology and Informatics Guiding Educational Reform (TIGER).

Dr. Warren is a Fellow in both the American Academy of Nursing and the American College of Medical Informatics. She has taught, published, and conducted research in nursing informatics since 1988. She is an ANCC certified Informatics Nurse.

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Nursing
  • American College of Medical Informatics
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Medical Informatics Association
  • Health Information Management Systems Society
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • NANDA International

Standards Development Organization Memberships

  • Health Level Seven
  • International Organization of Standards, Healthcare informatics Technical Committee 

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Last modified: Sep 04, 2014


Judith J Warren, PhD, RN, BC, FAAN, FACMI
Christine A. Hartley Centennial Professor

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