Barry P. Chaiken, MD, MPH, as over 30 years experience in health information technology, patient safety, and clinical transformation. He is currently President of DocsNetwork Ltd. where he offers clients his expertise in business development, clinical transformation, strategy formulation, and informatics. Chaiken served as a Board member, Board Liaison to HIMSS Europe, and Board Chair, and continues his involvement as a Fellow of HIMSS. He currently writes a column on technology and quality for the journal Patient Safety and Quality Health Care and contributes to the online publication Health Data Management. Chaiken is board certified in General Preventive Medicine and Public Health. Chaiken received his medical degree from Downstate Medical Center and his MPH degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. He acquired his specialty training from the Centers for Disease Control as an Epidemic Intelligence Service officer and from the NJ Department of Health as a preventive medicine resident.